HDFC Bank transforms Water and Farming Capabilities of 5 Villages in Madhya Pradesh

HDFC Bank transforms Water and Farming Capabilities of 5 Villages in Madhya Pradesh

HDFC Bank Ltd., under its Corporate Social Responsibility has announced the successful completion of its Holistic Rural Development Programme (HRDP) in 5 villages in the Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh. Through this initiative, 824 households will now have access to potable water for drinking and farming as well as training in new and improved agriculture… [Read More]

Amazing! Oracle Employees join hands with AROH Foundation to improve Education Facilities for Children in Slums

Amazing! Oracle Employees join hands with AROH Foundation to improve Education Facilities for Children in Slums

Oracle Employees have join hands with AROH foundation to improve education facilities for children in slums. The foundation has been striving to improve leaning environments of children, both ‘in school’ and ‘at home’. With an objective of improving learning outcomes of deprived slum children attending primary schools, AROH provides after school remedial education to children…. [Read More]

UNDP provides Funding to Togolese NGOs for Environmental Protection

UNDP provides Funding to Togolese NGOs for Environmental Protection

The UNDP has granted nearly €221,000 to 7 Togolese NGOs for environmental protection, which brings to €2.3 million the total amount allocated over the past 10 years by UNDP to ecology in Togo. Ecological action receives new support in Togo. Seven civil society organisations working in environmental protection have received funding from the United Nations… [Read More]

Two Nigerian NGOs selected for '2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards'

Two Nigerian NGOs selected for ‘2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards’

The United Kingdom-based campaigning organization has shortlisted 15 “Global champions of free expression” for the 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards, among which are the two Nigerian non-governmental organizations, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and the Institute for Media and Society (IMS). In a statement in London, the United Kingdom-based campaigning organization said, “Individuals… [Read More]

Merck Foundation launches Media Award Scheme to fight Infertility Stigma

Merck Foundation launches Media Award Scheme to fight Infertility Stigma

The Merck Foundation, a philanthropic Organisation and the First Lady of Ghana, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, have partnered and launched a Media award scheme to fight infertility stigma in society in Accra. The ‘Merck More Than a Mother’ Awards scheme, which was launched by Dr Rash Kelej, the Chief Executive Officer of Merck Foundation, also announced… [Read More]

Numerous Foreign NGOs leave Burundi as New Ethnicity Laws takes Effect

Numerous Foreign NGOs leave Burundi as New Ethnicity Laws takes Effect

Burundi is experiencing a major foreign currency shortage amid EU sanctions as the country continues to isolate itself from the international community. Numerous foreign non-governmental agencies (NGOs) have closed their doors in Burundi after new ethnicity laws came into effect on December 31. The new legislation includes rules that mean NGOs need to meet certain… [Read More]

Jordanian Civil Society Organizations pledge at using Media to advance Human Rights

Jordanian Civil Society Organizations pledge at using Media to advance Human Rights

Ten Jordanian civil society organizations have signed grant agreements totaling 250,000 Euros aimed at using media to advance human rights. The grants funded by the European Union and managed by the Community Media Network will help advance human rights with special emphasis on women’s rights. Nearly one hundred Jordanian NGOs responded to the call for… [Read More]

Nonprofits benefit from SunTrust Foundation's $19.5 Million Grants

Nonprofits benefit from SunTrust Foundation’s $19.5 Million Grants

The SunTrust Foundation has awarded $19.5 million in grants in 2018 to more than 1,300 nonprofits and educational institutions to ignite financial confidence throughout the country. President of the SunTrust Foundation, Stan Little said, “At the SunTrust Foundation, we partner with nonprofit organizations that share our vision of improving the life circumstances and economic stability… [Read More]

ACCESS announces Two Initiatives to improve Lives of Children with Cancer in Africa

ACCESS announces Two Initiatives to improve Lives of Children with Cancer in Africa

Access to Childhood Cancer Essentials (ACCESS) along with its partners has announced two initiatives to improve the lives of children with cancer in Africa. The first, in collaboration with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. provides essential, life-saving cancer medicines to children in Ethiopia, and the second funds critical research on childhood cancer medicine needs and access… [Read More]

International Humanitarian Organizations collaborate for Promoting Healthier Families and Communities Worldwide

International Humanitarian Organizations collaborate for Promoting Healthier Families and Communities Worldwide

For more significant impact on breaking the cycle of poverty and promoting healthier families and communities throughout the world; International humanitarian organizations, Lutheran World Relief and IMA World Health are combining their operations with a single CEO, leadership team and staff, and identical boards of directors. The combined organization mobilizes a joint staff of 550… [Read More]

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