Overseas Aid

  • ActionAid

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    ActionAid is one of the UK's largest international development charities working in over 45 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. ActionAid tackles the effects of poverty. We also change what keeps people poor. ActionAid improves people’s lives every day. But we know that’s not enough. So we work relentlessly to change whatever is keeping them trapped in poverty. This means we have a better chance of ending poverty for good.

  • Age UK

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    We believe that age needs respect. It needs kindness. Sometimes it needs help. Because there is strength in numbers, Age Concern and Help the Aged have joined forces to become Age UK – so that we can be here for everyone in later life. Age UK also works with HelpAge International to support more than 300 overseas partners in 41 developing countries. We work together to help create a world in which older people flourish.

  • Amnesty International

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    We are a movement of ordinary people from across the world standing up for humanity and human rights, our purpose is to protect individuals wherever justice, fairness, freedom and truth are denied. Our vision is of a world in which every person enjoys all human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards

  • British Red Cross

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    The British Red Cross helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. We are part of a global voluntary network, responding to conflicts, natural disasters and individual emergencies.

  • CAFOD

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    CAFOD works in more than 60 countries worldwide, tackling poverty and injustice. We work with more than 500 partners overseas, and with partners in the UK - all working to reduce poverty. CAFOD is the official overseas development and relief agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales.

  • Charities @ Work

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    Working together for all our futures. Charities @ Work is a group of five national charities representing a cross section of the major concerns which affect our daily lives, one of which is British Red Cross.

  • Charities For CHANGE

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    Charities for CHANGE offers you the chance to support five fantastic charities with a single monthly gift. Charities for CHANGE is a unique group of charities, united in our mission to achieve positive change in the world. Charities for Change include WaterAid, who work to provide clean water, safe sanitation and hygiene education to the world's poorest people.

  • Christian Aid

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    Christian Aid works to expose the scandal of poverty, to help in practical ways to root it out from the world and to challenge the systems that keep people poor and marginalised. We believe the underlying causes of poverty were made by, and can be ended by, human action. Christian Aid works with and through local partner organisations and it is this distinct partnership approach that sets us apart. Our partners know how to make lasting change happen – and through this approach you can be sure your money is going exactly where it is needed. By choosing to make a regular gift today, you could help us to end poverty.

  • Medecins Sans Frontieres

    Medecins Sans Frontieres

    Medecins Sans Frontieres/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is the world's leading emergency medical humanitarian aid organisation. We help people affected by armed conflict, epidemics and natural or man-made disasters, without discrimination and irrespective of race, religion, creed or political affiliation. We work in over 60 countries and go to places where others cannot or choose not to go. We can do this because we are independently funded, with 90 per cent of our funding coming from individual or private donors, like you.

  • Mildmay International

    Mildmay International

    Mildmay has been a pioneer in HIV since 1988. We opened Europe’s first AIDS hospice, where Princess Diana famously shook hands with an AIDS patient.

    Our hospital in the UK is now Europe’s only dedicated rehabilitation centre for HIV, dealing with the most complex cases of HIV. Mildmay also cares for thousands and thousands of people living with HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa and Eastern Europe, supporting marginalised and unreached people.

  • Oxfam

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    Oxfam is a development, relief, and campaigning organisation that works with others to find lasting solutions to poverty and suffering around the world. Oxfam believes that in a world rich in resources, poverty isn't a fact of life but an injustice that must be overcome. We believe that everyone is entitled to a life of dignity and opportunity; and we work with poor communities, local partner organisations, volunteers, and supporters to make this a reality.

  • Save The Children

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    We’re the world’s independent children’s charity. We’re outraged that millions of children are still denied proper healthcare, food, education and protection. We’re working flat out to get every child their rights and we’re determined to make further, faster changes. How many? How fast? It’s up to you.

  • UNICEF

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    UNICEF works with families, communities and governments in more than 190 countries to transform children’s lives by protecting and promoting their rights to education, health, childhood, to be treated fairly and to be heard. UNICEF has more than 60 years’ experience working for children. On the ground we distribute life-saving supplies such as water kits and mosquito nets, and provide support and training. We create opportunities for young people to participate and make their voices heard. We use our influence at the highest levels of government to ensure that laws and policies work in the best interests of children. UNICEF receives no funding from the UN budget. We are funded entirely by voluntary contributions and are only able to carry out our vital work thanks to the contributions of our supporters.

  • WaterAid

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    WaterAid enables the world’s poorest people to gain access to safe water and sanitation. Together with improved hygiene, these basic human rights underpin health, education and livelihoods, forming the first essential step in overcoming poverty. WaterAid and its partners use practical solutions to provide safe water, effective sanitation and hygiene education to the world’s poorest people. We also seek to influence policy at national and international levels.

  • WWF

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    WWF’s mission is to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature. We do this by conserving the world’s biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable resources is sustainable, and promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.

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