ActionAid is an international organisation, working with over 15 million people in 45 countries for a world free from poverty and injustice. The central approach of ActionAid in Myanmar is supporting local organisations through intensive training and deployment of ‘change-makers’ (youth leaders) in target communities.
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is an international humanitarian non governmental organisation (NGO). With an active presence in over 130 countries around the world, ADRA seeks to improve and develop sustainable livelihoods to alleviate those living in poverty and disaster.ADRA Myanmar is a branch of ADRA and a registered and recognised NGO in Myanmar. Established in 1984, ADRA Myanmar has provided development and relief assistance opportunities throughout the country.
Founded in Dresden in 1992 by a handful of young people who organized an aid transport to Iraqi Kurdistan, arche noVa now focuses on WASH-projects that combine the fields of water, sanitation and hygiene. For over 650 million people fetch their daily water from unprotected sources, ponds or rivers – putting their health at risk.
The Asian Development Bank was conceived in the early 1960s as a financial institution that would be Asian in character and foster economic growth and cooperation in one of the poorest regions in the world.ADB assists its members, and partners, by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.
With more than 50 years of experience, the Finnish Refugee Council is a specialist in international refugee work. Their mission is to improve the basic rights of refugees and returnees. As an UNHCR associate in Finland, the Council is a religiously and politically independent development cooperation organization.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is devoted to promoting social justice and internationally recognized human and labour rights, pursuing its founding mission that social justice is essential to universal and lasting peace.
The Joint Peace Fund (JPF) is an organization set up by international donors to support peace in Myanmar. Their innovative design takes a holistic approach, supporting a broad range of stakeholders and projects at all levels of society. From the high level negotiation process to remote communities working for peace in their villages, this support reflects their belief that the road to peace in Myanmar lies in an inclusive approach.
The Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund (LIFT) is a multi-donor fund established in 2009 to improve the lives and prospects of smallholder farmers and landless people in rural Myanmar. LIFT is working to ensure that Myanmar’s rural economic transformation is inclusive.
The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development.
For nearly 60 years, WWF has been protecting the future of nature.
The world’s leading conservation organization, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by more than one million members in the United States and close to five million globally. WWF’s unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature.