ACTION AID

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: HQ Post Net Suite 248
Private Bag X31 Saxonwold
2132 Johannesburg
P.O. Box 554 00606 Nairobi Kenya
Country: South Africa
Region: Central and Southern Africa
Website: http://www.actionaid.org
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research
  • Training
  • Anti-Corruption
Short description:
The organization seeks to work with local partners to fight poverty and injustice worldwide, reaching over 13 million of the poorest and most vulnerable people over the last year alone, helping them fight for and gain their rights to food, shelter, work, education, healthcare and a voice in the decisions that affect their lives.
In addition the organization takes action in the fields of
Corporate Accountability, Trade, Women's Rights, Emergency Relief, International Aid, Global Poverty, Human Rights.
Other offices:
Region Countries Website Email
AFRICA http://www.actionaid.org/301/africa.html
AMERICAS http://www.actionaid.org/302/americas.html
ASIA http://www.actionaid.org/303/asia.htm
EUROPE http://www.actionaid.org/304/europe.html