The Rotary Club Zurich International (RCZI) is the first English-speaking Rotary Club in Switzerland. RCZI is part of the global community of Rotary International. Its portfolio of projects includes international, local projects as long as yearly fundraising activity like Run4hange and Wreath Making. Website: https://www.rotary-zurichbelvoir.ch/en/activities/projects/
March to the Top serves critical needs of the people and lands of Africa through initiatives in health, education and conservation. COURAGE. COMMITMENT. COMMUNITY.
Anton Jurgens Fonds supports initiatives directed to vulnerable groups. Combined with a spirit of business, it takes action to fight food security and the exclusion of the most disadvantaged people from the workforce.
AbbVie is a global pharmaceutical company that has focused on the development of drugs intended to improve clinical conditions and provide a measurable benefit for the patient, in particular in areas where there is greater need. AbbVie has been primarily concerned with hepatitis C, neuroscience, immunology, oncology, chronic kidney disease, and women’s health.
Porticus is an international organization that manages the philanthropic programs of charitable entities founded by the Brenninkmeijer Family; a family of entrepreneurs. These various entities provide strategic advice for various programs and offer management services. All philanthropic projects support and promote the respect for human dignity and social justice.
Dopolavoro Ferroviario (FLP) is one of the most important non-profit Italian organizations in the leisure time sector. Currently in 246 cities and with 105 different DLF Associations, the organization offers various modern and competitive services ranging from social, cultural, education initiatives and assistance to recreational, tourist, and sport activities.
The Antoniano Association is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 2006, but has a long history in the fight against poverty and the protection of the rights of children.
Merck Sharp & Dhome created the Merck for Mothers program, which is concerned with the health of pregnant women. Merck for Mothers works in a collaboration between both the public and private sector in attempts to bring innovative cures to millions of women around the world.
Gli Amici is a movement started by the Community of Sant’Egidio that is now made of up of thousands of individuals with mental disabilities along with their friends and family. The Community has implemented various projects and activities through which others can show solidarity with these individuals.
The World Food Programme (WFP) is the largest humanitarian organization in the world. The agency is primarily concerned with providing nutritional assistance in order to fight world hunger.
The University of Maryland is a public university in the United States and was founded in 1920 and is one of the top universities in the United States for research. It is invested in the creation and application of knowledge in favor of Maryland, the US, and the world.
UniCredit Foundation was created in March of 2003 as nonprofit foundation of the UniCredit Corporation. It is fully funded by UniCredit and is an independent legal entity with its own Board of Directors. In collaboration with other local non-profit organization, the UniCredit Foundation designs, implements, and monitors, developmental projects in the 22 countries where the
Tunajali is a Tanzanian organization that provides services to individuals living with HIV/AIDS. It reinforces the capabilities of governmental authorities as well as non-governmental organizations in order to improve the quality of services regarding HIV and to mobilize economic resources for the use of health services.
The Total Foundation is the largest foundation company in France. It finances activities promoting health, environmental protection, education, and culture in 180 countries and 5 continents.
The World Bank has within it two international institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Company for Development, both of which have set the goal of fighting poverty and organizing aid and funding for states in difficulty. The World Bank is part of the United Nations’ specialized agencies.
The Papal Foundation was created in 1988 in response to the growing desire of the clergy and a laic United States to support the Pope in his testimony around the world in a sustainable and unique way.
The Finnish Embassy in Mozambique contributes to promoting the security of Finland and the Finns in Mozambique for a safer and more just world. It also manages funds for development cooperation and realizes activities aimed at building the capacity and strengthening of human rights in Mozambique.
The Belgian Embassy is responsible for the diplomatic representation of Belgium in the Holy See.
The Symphasis Foundation has its headquarters in Zurich and deals exclusively with projects regarding public interest and improvement. It sustains and promotes social, beneficiary, ecologic, cultural, and many other projects. It has no political or religious affiliation.
The Swiss Re Foundation reflects the social and humanitarian values of Swiss Re. Our vision is to build societies that are able to withstand and recover from health, environmental and economic risks. We do this where Swiss Re operates or intends to do so in future, as well as in low and middle income countries outside
Solidarity Education and Development (SED) is a nonprofit, non-governmental Spanish organization that is dedicated to improving the inclusion of the more vulnerable populations around the world, particularly those in Africa and South America.
The Rotary Foundation provides financial assistance to projects by members of the Rotary and its partner organizations around the world. As it is nonprofit, the foundation is sustained exclusively by the generosity of its members and other donors who share the same ideals for a better world.
Rissho Kosei-kai is a Buddhist organization made up of men and women of faith who are trying to enrich their spirituality by implementing their teachings in their everyday life. Both on at a local and international level they are very active in promoting peace and well being by way of philanthropic activities.
The Piedmont Region participates in projects of development cooperation. It is geared to spreading and rooting a culture of peace and all of the other conditions that such a culture would bring with it – including access to democratic freedoms, the recognition and protection of human rights for all, international solidarity and cooperation, education, and
The Lazio Region carries out activities related to programming and carrying out regional initiatives of international development cooperation.
The Regional Office for Decentralized Cooperation in Emilia-Romagna provide functional support to local governments to encourage them to start partnerships with developing countries, design and implement humanitarian aid and developmental projects, and to facilitate the access to European and international finances.
The Campania Region participates in projects of development cooperation in third World Countries by using European funds designated for decentralized cooperation in these regions.
The funds of the Province of Milan for international cooperation promotes participatory and shared projects, decentralized cooperation, and international solidarity. In addition it fights against poverty, social exclusion of certain groups, the degradation of the environment, and the use of decentralized cooperation as an instrument of peace. It offers local entities interested in international solidarity
By means of the Otto per Mille funds, donated to the Italian citizens, the Prime Minister funds projects regarding issues such as assistance to refugees, hunger, and relief after natural disasters.
Progetto Mozambico is a nonprofit organization started by a group of friends in Bologna in 2001. The first projects were primarily restructuring and building schools in Mozambique. However, overtime these projects have expanded to include all sectors of social assistance, sanitation, education, and development cooperation for the country.
The United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) provides service and technical assistance in Africa in attempts to maximize the quality, coverage, and impact of the national response to HIV/AIDS. Working alongside local governments, PEPFAR supports in particularly interventions that are based on dates and that are implemented in areas most gravely affected
Since 1993, the Waldensian Church has used funds from Otto per Mille in order to conduct philanthropic activities both in Italy and in developing countries, where they work with other international organizations; both laic and religious.
The Norwegian Church Aid is a religious, Norwegian organization that offers emergency relief and as well as aid in long-term projects that encourage growth in developing countries, in partnership with other religious organizations. It helps the poor without distinction to their race, creed, or political or religious affiliation.
The Malawian government created National AIDS Commission in 2001 in order to coordinate a response to HIV in the country. The commission was started because national intervention in this epidemic needed to have a holistic approach as well as generate an interaction and balance between services for HIV with services for other issues affecting the
Microsoft is one of the most important IT companies in the world. It reminds every one of his or her social responsibility by inviting its partners and employees to donate by means of many of the activities that it carries out. It provides products and services to nonprofit organizations hat work in favor of human
Merck Sharp & Dohme is a company leader specialized in innovative chemical and pharmaceutical products of high quality and technology. Approximately 39,000 employees, in 65 countries, work to improve the quality of life of patients, increase the success of its clients, and help meet global challenges.
Manos Unidas is an organization of the Catholic Church in Spain that provides aid, promotion, and development in the Third World. It is a non-government organization compromised exclusively on volunteers that are both catholic and laic, but all work to fight hunger and poverty.
The Department of Foreign and European Affairs in Luxemburg is in charge of foreign politics, diplomatic relations, economic relations, cooperation, and humanitarian actions.
The National Belgian Lottery allocates part of the proceeds from gambling to rural communities in developing countries and to public purposes in Belgium.
The Belgian Agency for Cooperation has the responsibility of coming up with strategies to improve collaboration regarding development. Its primary objective is sustainable human development, fighting particularly against poverty, in partnership with other organizations. Moreover, it reinforces the public’s support of solidarity in Belgium between the North and South as well as political cooperation.
Istituto Superiore di Sanitá (ISS) is a public entity that, as a technical-scientific body of the National Health Service in Italy, carries out function of research, testing, monitoring, consulting, documentation, and training in the field of public health.
The Global Fund to combat Aids, Tuberculosis, and Malaria was created in 2002 to collect, manage, and invest global funds gathered to defeat three of the most deadly diseases that the world has ever seen.
GSK is a pharmaceutical company that, on a global scale, is dedicated to the development of ethical treatments and innovative vaccines and making those vaccines available to the greatest number of people possible that could benefit from them.
The Government of Cataluña has at its disposal various funds for international collaborative projects that it distributes at special notice.
In 1992 Rita Levi-Montalcini and her sister Paola formed the Levi-Monalcini Foundation as a nonprofit organization with the goal of emphasizing the importance of education and work within the new generations. In January of 2001, by the work of Rita Levi-Monalcini, the “Fondazione Rita Levi-Montalcini” was created. This evolution, corresponding with intent of previous experiences,
The Prosolidar Foundation is a nonprofit, bilateral entity established as a foundation in 2011, by the initiative of the national banking sector, for charity projects.
The Monte dei Paschi di Siena Foundation was created in 1995. It funds both its own projects and projects proposed by other organizations, all with social purposes. It collaborates with local communities and institutions.
The International Permio Balzan Foundation promotes culture, science, and the most noteworthy humanitarian initiatives of peace and fraternity between populations around the world. It gives four awards annually; two in literature, moral sciences and he arts, and two in the physical sciences, mathematics and medicine. At least every three years the Foundation also awards a
The Giustizia e Soliedarità Foundation is an instrument of the Italian Episcopal Conference that gathered to cancel the debts of the countries in the Southern Hemisphere. It is focused on promoting any projects aimed at the development of the world.
The Foundation of Padua and Rovigo Savings Bank is a private, nonprofit organization that works to promote social and economic development of communities in the provinces of Padua and Rovigo. The Foundation manages the assets to produce income and promotes, supports, and implements projects that benefit the community.
The Cariverona Foundation pursues projects towards social welfare and promoting economic development. The Foundation makes contributions to bodies and non-profit organization in the fields of scientific research, education and training, art, environmental conservation, the enhancement of cultural heritage, public health, and assistance to underprivileged social groups.
Fondazione Cariplo is a philanthropic entity that grants to the Third Sector organizations for the realization of social projects. Fondazione Cariplo operates in four areas: Environment, Arts and Culture, Scientific Research, and Human Services.
Created in 2002 by the initiative of private donators, Fondation Assistance Internationale (FAI) is a foundation under Swiss rights. The Foundation promotes projects of international solidarity directed as the local development and sustains initiatives by local institutions and organizations in foreign countries that aim to promote a system centered completely on the individual.
The Flemish International Cooperation Agency pursues the following objectives: eliminate extreme poverty and hunger, make access to basic education universal, fight gender inequalities, promote maternal-infant health, reinforce the fight against the most deadly and important diseases, guarantee environmental sustainability, and create a global partnership for future development.
Farmindustria is an association of pharmaceutical companies and is a member of Confindustria. It has about 200 member companies and has both domestic and foreign investors.
The Embassy of Japan in Mozambique provides funds for the development that it gives to non-profit organizations so that they may improve the access to basic human rights for the most vulnerable groups.
The mission of the German AIDS Foundation is to improve the living conditions of HIV-positive and AIDS-affected people and strengthen their self-confidence, so that they can lead a self-responsible, meaningful and socially accepted life. Since 1987, the German AIDS Foundation is helping needy people with HIV and AIDS in Germany. In 2005, the German AIDS
Cyprus Aid is the Agency for Cooperation in Cyprus and is active globally. It promotes development, poverty alleviation, and improvement of welfare in the whole planet.
Switzerland is committed to; collaboration with regards to development and with Eastern Europe, humanitarian aid, multilateral collaborative programs, global programs, development policy, as well as research, and culture.
The purpose of the Cooperation of the City of Madrid is to improve the quality of life in the city, fight against poverty, and exclusion and strengthening of certain institutions.
Services for charitable intervention in favor of third world countries thanks to the proceeds of 8XMille. The Conferenza Episcopale Italiana (CEI) is the permanent assembly of Italian bishops.
San Giovanni Addolorata is a Roman hospital that provides highly specialized national relief. It is recognized for its ability to provide specific solutions catered to the needs of every patient, its general performance of delivery of these solutions, and the excellent quality of both its diagnostic and curative services.
The European Commission is one of the primary institutions of the European Union; it is the executive and legislative body. The Commission represents and upholds the interests of the European Union as a whole, is responsible for the implementation of policy decisions by the legislative bodies, and manages EU programs and spending funds.
CNLS is the overseer of all HIV interventions in Guinea Conakry. It is responsible for facilitating and coordinating all activities in the different sectors of the country as well as implement means of monitoring and evaluation.
The National Committee to fight HIV/AIDS in Mozambique is responsible for coordinating activities in various sectors all with the end goal of fighting the epidemic of HIV/AIDS in the country.
The Clinton Health Access Initiative was founded in 2002 as part of the Clinton Foundation. It’s primary objective was to save millions of individuals living with HIV in developing countries by increasing access to antiretroviral treatment.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is an important body with regards to public health in the United States. It is in charge of monitoring, preventing, and suggesting an appropriate intervention in the case that an epidemic should break out.
Catholic Relief Services is an international, humanitarian agency of the Catholic Community of the United States. It was created by the Council of Catholic Bishops in 1943 and has since provided assistance to 130 million of people in more than 90 countries across Africa, Asia, South America, the Middle East and Eastern Europe.
CINECA is a nonprofit consortium of more than 70 Italian universities, four national research entities, and the Ministry of University Education and Research. Operating under the control of the MIUR, it offers support to activities of the scientific community through computer programming and its applications, it produces management system for university administrators and the MIUR,
The Boehringer-Ingelheim group is one of the first 20 pharmaceutical companies in the world. It is based in Ingelheim, Germany, but operates at an international level in more with more than 146 employees and 47,700 collaborators. For 130 years it has dedicated itself to research, development, and the production and commercialization of products in the
The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development in Germany enacts political measures that help to achieve the international goals of development around the world.
The Credito Cooperativo is a complex system generated by a net of approximately 400 credit cooperative banks – rural banks, from associative structures and businesses.
The Department of Foreign affairs and international cooperation is the ministry of the Italian government that has the duty to help foreign politics.
The Orseri Foundation for the cultural collaboration between various groups, was created in Rome in 1991. Its purpose is to promote mutual knowledge, understanding, and peaceful coexistence between different cultures, religions and populations by means of various initiatives.
Thanks to “Trenta Ore di Vita 2008” we were able to distribute to thousands of pregnant women, who were HIV-Positive, treatment and laboratory analysis that allowed their babies to be born HIV-Negative. In 2009 we wanted to finish the job we had started and were able to sustain the mother and child through the child’s
The Program for Long Distance Adoptions that the Community of Sant’Egidio runs offers a way for individuals to contribute to the medical and food costs of a family, sustain a pregnant, HIV positive woman through her treatment – which allows for her baby to be born healthy and stops the vertical transmission of the virus
Intensa Sanpaola is a banking group that was the result of the amalgamation of Banca Intensa and Sanpaolo IMI. It sustains and promotes initiatives regarding the arts, culture, education and other socially important fields in all the countries in which it is present.
Started at Trieste in 2004, Bambini del Danubio aims to facilitate access to medicine for seriously ill children of disadvantaged families in the Danube-Balkan area. In addition, over the years the association has expanded in order to give aid to minors coming from countries in Africa, South America, and Asia.
Fondazione Generali is a business created by the Assicurazioni Generali. It gives grants to projects and initiatives to individuals and groups who have applied. It promotes and sustains research, cultural and environmental activities as well as interventions regarding social care.
Aids Fonds while part of Stitching Aids Fonds – STI AIDS Netherlands, operates independently. It funds scientific research and provides interventions and treatments for vulnerable groups and figths for the rights of people living with HIV in the Low Countries and other countries abroad.
The French Agency for Development (L’Agence Fançaise de Développement – AFD) is a public institution that works to fight poverty and promote economic growth in develop countries and in the French provinces oversees.
The Spanish Agency of International Cooperation for Development is the principle body for the management of funds of the Spanish Cooperation. It is focused on the fight against poverty and generating sustainable development around the world.
The Accentus foundation is located in Zurich and is concerned exclusively with charitable projects and goals. It supports and encourages social, charitable, ecologic, and cultural projects. It has no religious or political affiliation.
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