Peter McVerry (PMV) Trust is a national housing and homeless charity based in Dublin, Ireland. The charity provides their services particularly to younger people and vulnerable adults with complex needs, specifically focussing on providing pathways out of homelessness based on the principles of the Housing First model. PMV Trust further aims at reducing the harm caused by substance misuse and social disadvantage, having worked with over 7800 people and being active in 28 local authorities across Ireland in 2020 alone.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is a non-profit organization that provides humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide. UNICEF provides this aid across over 190 countries & territories and is the world’s largest provider of vaccines. UNICEF supports child health & nutrition, safe water & sanitation, quality education & skill building, HIV prevention & treatment for mothers and babies. UNICEF further protects children and adolescents from violence & exploitation.
Ocean Conservancy is a non-profit environmental organisation aimed at establishing an ocean policy that is based on peer reviewed scientific knowledge. This ocean policy revolves around Ocean Conservancy’s main aim of opposing practices that threaten oceanic & human life, and instead fostering healthy and diverse ocean ecosystems. Ocean Conservancy promotes protecting special marine habitats, restoring sustainable fisheries, reducing negative human impact on ocean ecosystems, and managing The United States’ ocean resources.
Rainforest Action Network (RAN) is a non-profit organization that specifically aims at protecting forests and challenging corporate power. This has led RAN into transformative policy changes across home building, wood purchasing & supplying, automobile, fashion, paper & banking industries. In essence, RAN’s vision is a world in which the rights & dignity of all communities are respected and where healthy forests, a stable climate & wild biodiversity are protected and celebrated.
Médecins sans Frontières (MSF, English: doctors without borders) is the largest independent medical humanitarian organization in the world. Being founded in 1971 in Paris by journalists and doctors, the non-profit organization now is made up of about 65000 people, mainly doctors and health care professionals, providing medical assistance to people in need all over the world. MSF mainly focuses on assisting people who have no access to healthcare or are affected by disasters, conflict, or epidemics.