10.0507 Overseas Development & Aid

British Red Cross

Description

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement started over 135 years ago. The British Red Cross is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, the world's largest independent humanitarian organisation. See the website for further information.

Location

44 Moorfields,
London EC2Y 9AL
United Kingdom

Bees for Development

Description

Bees for Development is a charitable trust that assists bee-keepers living in poor and remote areas of the world - lifting them out of poverty through bee-keeping. We work with individuals, trainers, community groups and associations, raising the profile of apiculture in developing countries to ensure a sustainable future for bees, people and the environment. Read more »

Location

1 Agincourt Street,
Monmouth NP25 3DZ
United Kingdom

SolarAid

Description

SolarAid confronts humanity’s greatest challenges - climate change and poverty - by harnessing humanity’s greatest resource, the extraordinary power of the Sun. We aim to banish the kerosene lantern from Africa by the end of this decade.

Location

Unit 2, Third Floor,
Pride Court, 80-82 White Lion Street,
London N1 9PF
United Kingdom

Chernobyl Children's Project (UK)

Description

Charity which brings children from the Chernobyl-affected region of Belarus to the UK for recuperative holidays. Also delivers humanitarian aid to hospitals and children's homes in the region, organises exchanges of medical staff and special needs teachers, helps to facilitate independent living for young disabled people, and is involved in setting up a fostering system to get children with disabilities out of orphanages. Donations welcome, as is anyone interested in fund-raising or in providing accommodation for Belarussian children during the summer holidays.

Location

Kinder House,
Fitzalan Street,
Glossop, Derbyshire SK13 7DL
United Kingdom

FRANK Water Projects

Description

FRANK Water Projects is a registered UK charity dedicated to providing access to clean water drinking water to those most in need through sustainable community owned projects.

Location

The Waterstation,
2B Wellington Lane,
Bristol BS6 5PY
United Kingdom

Commonwealth Human Ecology Council

Description

International development charity working within the Commonwealth on sustainable development with a human ecological perspective.

Location

The Diary House,
Rickett Street,
London, Hammersmith and Fulham SW6 1RU
United Kingdom
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