country

issue

NGO to focus on

links

1.      Central African Republic (C.A.R.)

armed conflict & resulting health emergencies

Doctors Without Borders (MSN)

http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/country-region/central-african-republic

http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/news-stories/special-report/central-african-republic-state-silent-crisis

2.      Ethiopia

drought

Catholic Relief Services

http://www.crs.org/our-work-overseas/where-we-work/ethiopia

3.      Brazil

deforestation

Greenpeace

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/press/releases/seven-years-to-end-amazon-defo/

4.      Gaza

refugee status amid on-going conflict

UNICEF

http://www.unicef.org/appeals/state_of_palestine.html

http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/oPt_74620.html

http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/oPt_80746.html

5.      Syria

civil war & refugees

 

IRC

http://www.rescue.org/irc-syria

6.      Iran

human rights

 

Amnesty Int’l

https://www.amnesty.org/en/search/?q=iran

7.      China

 

factory conditions

China Labor Watch

http://chinalaborwatch.org/home.aspx

8.      Saudi Arabia

gender equality

 

Equality Now

http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/child_marriage_action315

9.      South Sudan

war, poverty, & hunger

World Food Programme

http://www.wfp.org/countries/south-sudan

10.  Nigeria

resource exploitation

Amnesty International

https://www.amnesty.org/en/search/?q=Nigeria+oil&sort=relevance

11.  India

poverty & gender

 

We Are Salt

http://www.wearesalt.org/indias-super-solar-grannies/

12.  Pakistan

girls’ education

UNICEF

http://www.unesco.org/education/efa/know_sharing/grassroots_stories/pakistan_2.shtml           ** http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/pakistan_13113.html  

13.  Nicaragua

violence

CEPREV

http://www.economist.com/news/americas/21636052-drugs-and-machismo-are-dangerous-mix-lethal-culture

14.  Kenya

urban slums / housing

Habitat for Humanity

- google “kibera slum”

http://www.habitat.org/where-we-build/kenya

15.  Afghanistan

landmines

Organisation for Mine Clearance & Afghan Rehabilitation (OMAR)

http://www.landmineclearance.org

16.  China

water pollution

Greenpeace

http://www.greenpeace.org/eastasia/campaigns/toxics/problems/water-pollution/

http://www.redpepper.org.uk/China-s-pollution-solution/

 

 

 

 

 

Tibet

cultural pres.

 

 

Philippines

garbage

 

 

 

nuc prolif

 

 

Zimbabwe

HR

 

 

http://unhabitat.org/tele-health-clinic-launched-in-kibera-slums/

 

project

A.      cover (w/ map where involved?)

B.      who we are + what we do / why our work is important / ex of our work in ____

C.      obstacles & challenges / reflection