Caritas Germany supports relief and rehabilitation during and after disasters, supports (financially as well as advisory support) social programmes for disadvantaged children, for people with disabilities, for the empowerment of women, for elderly people, various other social programmes and peacebuilding activities in Germany and in 165 countries all over the world.
Caritas Austria’s broad range of programmes underscores its enduring commitment to prevent and ease the hardships of people in need. Initiatives include: disaster relief, hunger awareness and hunger aid campaigns, homecare for disabled people, shelters for homeless people and single mothers, counselling and support centres for people struggling with substance abuse, refugee aid, and occupational projects for the unemployed.
Throughout 2015, Caritas Austria helped provide for refugees within Syria and in the neighboring countries of Jordan and Lebanon. From September, financial means were also needed in Austria for the roughly 800 000 people in transit and for those seeking asylum. Due to the enormous media attention as well as a poster and advertising campaign, Caritas was able to give extensive aid to the refugees.
Malteser international is a worldwide humanitarian relief agency of the Sovereign Order of Malta. Their mandate is to provide relief and recovery during and following conflicts and disasters. They are primarily active in the field of health, in which we have almost 60 years of continuous experience.
Christian values and humanitarian principles form the foundations of their work bringing aid to people regardless of their religion, background, or political convictions at over 100 Projects in more than 20 countries.
Welt Hunger Hilfe is a German non-denominational and politically independent non-profit and non-governmental aid agency working in the fields of development cooperation and emergency aid. Since its founding in 1962, it has used 3.27 billion euros to carry out more than 8,500 aid projects in 70 countries in Africa, Latin America and Asia. Welthungerhilfe holds the Seal of Approval awarded by Deutsches Zentralinstitut für Soziale Fragen (DZI).
Concern Worldwide’s vision, mission and work are all defined by one goal – ending extreme poverty, whatever it takes. Concern Worldwide believes that no-one should have to live in fear that they won’t have a home to sleep in or enough food to feed their children. For over 50 years we have been working with the world’s poorest people to transform their lives.
Today Concern Worldwide has a team of over 3,500 highly skilled and dedicated professionals from 50 countries who share an exceptional depth and diversity of experience. Each year specialist teams work with 25 million people living on less than $2 a day, from war zones in Syria and Somalia to devastating floods in Bangladesh. https://www.concern.net/
Kindermissionswerk is the German branch of POSI (Pontifical Society of the Holy Childhood) in Rome, which brings together 120 child welfare organisations worldwide. Kindermissionswerk aims to help children in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Oceania and Eastern Europe “who are disadvantaged or in danger or who (…) are in acute emergency situations.” Kindermissionswerk does so primarily by providing financial assistance to social and pastoral projects that help children and young people.
Oxfam International (Oxford Committee for Famine Relief) was formed in 1995 by a group of independent non-governmental organizations. Oxfam aims to work together for greater impact on the international stage to reduce poverty and injustice. Together with others, Oxfam tackles the inequality that keeps people poor. Working as a network of interdependent organizations, Oxfam saves, protects and rebuilds lives when disaster strikes, helping people build better lives for themselves, and for others.
ALDEF is a non-governmental, non-proﬁt legal organization committed to Voluntary Service to Humanity. Arid Lands Development Focus (ALDEF) Kenya traces its origin to 1989 when a group of professionals from Northern Kenya came together to form Wajir Volunteer Group (WVG) in response to drought emergency.
SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is a non-profit international development organisation, established in the Netherlands in 1965. Driven by the Sustainable Development Goals, SNV makes a lasting difference in the lives of people living in poverty by helping them raise incomes and access basic services.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Serving both developed and developing countries, FAO acts as a neutral forum where all nations meet as equals to negotiate arguments and debate policy.
The United States Agency for International Development is an independent agency of the United States federal government that is primarily responsible for administering civilian foreign aid and development assistance. USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.
The German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development is dedicated (BMZ) to helping create a world in which all have freedom and security in life. Through Germany’s development policy, the Ministry hopes to end poverty and environmental devastation. Their main ideals include protecting human rights and promoting growth and agency in developing countries.
We provide education for young ones as we believe that they are the leader of tomorrow.
EMPOWERING COMMUNITY LIVELIHOODS
We build the capacity of men and women in the community in order to strengthen and diversify their livelihood options.
We support the communities in times of unexpected disasters in the community
We have provided shelter for thousands of people in various communities.
We have assisted various communities with clean water which has helped reduce lots of diseases.
promoting peace and resource sharing
We’ve encouraged peace meetings with members of various communities to reduce insecurity.
We are not currently recruiting. We advertise all vacancies (both volunteer and paid positions) on our website and on Facebook. Unfortunately, we cannot accept unsolicited CVs. Thank you for your understanding.