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COMPTER SUR DEMAIN

Compter Sur Demain works in Laos, Cameroon, Brazil and France.

Mission statement: in partnership with local teams which initiate and manage projects, CSD helps underprivileged children and teenagers gain access to education and live with dignity.

CSD supports over 6’000 children and teenagers through about 15 programmes geared toward education and social integration.

Projects are driven by local partners so as to encourage the local appropriation of the actions.

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EDUCATE GIRLS

Educate Girls is holistically tackling issues at the root cause of gender inequality in India’s education system.

The organisation helps to :

• increase girl’s school enrollment
• improve school infrastructures
• improve the quality of education and the learning outcomes for all girls

Vision : to achieve behavioral, social and economic transformation for all girls towards an India where all children have equal opportunities

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EDUCATING SMILING CHILDREN

Educating Smiling Children (ESC) works in Cambodia.

Mission statement: to create schools in remote areas of the country and ensure their operation.

1’800 children are integrated in 48 classes in 14 schools and are taught by 35 teachers.

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FONDATION APPRENTIS D’AUTEUIL SUISSE

The FAAS is an organisation committed to the protection of childhood. Across 4 continents (in around twenty countries) it is involved in setting up reception, education, training and integration programmes to enable vulnerable young people and families to make a new start in life.
The FAAS is active in Africa, Latin America, Southeast Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.
Goals:
• To support the development of projects to help street children, children and young people who need support with education, training and professional integration, and vulnerable families.
• To develop projects to help young people in need in Switzerland, in partnership with Swiss charitable organisations.
• To develop programmes to advocate for young people and families in distress on the international stage.
The FAAS shares its expertise and knowledge in the areas of education and teaching with its local partners.
The FAAS is an extension of the French Foundation “Les Apprentis d’Auteil” and benefits from its 150 years of experience in the education and training of young people in difficulty.
Both foundations seek to restore the confidence of these children and young people who have to find a place in society. Place the following film here:
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Fondation Les Enfants de Huê

The Fondation Les Enfants de Hué works in Vietnam.

Mission statement: to provide the most disadvantaged children and young people from the Huê province (Vietnam) with human and intellectual training enabling them to build up their lives.

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Fondation Saint Dimitri

Fondation St. Dimitri works in Romania.

Mission statement: to serve the community:

by using access to education and culture as a tool against isolation and marginalisation bred by poverty.

by providing educational and psychological support programmes to the most underprivileged and vulnerable children and their families in Bucharest, empowering them to become an active part of the solution to the problems that make them vulnerable.

Fondation St. Dimitri does not struggle directly against poverty, but against its more destructive effects on children: ignorance, exclusion, carelessness, emotional and mental suffering.

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FRIENDS-INTERNATIONAL

Friends-International works in Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Egypt, Honduras and Mexico.

Mission statement:
– to save lives
– to support the most marginalised children and young people, their families and communities in building a future which will enable them to become productive citizens participating in their society

Friends-International contributes to building a fairer and more peaceful world in which each child will live a life free of abuse and exploitation.

Friends-International fights daily for the protection of the children’s most elementary rights: the respect of their integrity, access to education and a caring environment.

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Inocenti Foundation

Inocenti Foundation works in Romania.

Mission statement: to support underprivileged children and their families to help them lead a better life.

Fondation Albatros supports Inocenti Foundations since 2012

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Maison Chance

The NGO Maison Chance works in Vietnam.

Mission statement: to help the most underprivileged children from Ho-Chi-Minh as well as handicapped people to become autonomous and integrated in society.

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Mekong Plus

Mekong Plus works in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Mission statement: community development in Vietnamese and Cambodian rural areas.

Mekong Plus has programmes in the following areas: education, health, employment, agriculture, environment, construction of public infrastructures.

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Mercy Ships

Mercy Ships is an international humanitarian organization founded in 1978 in Switzerland.
It is active in developing countries and specifically in Africa since 1990.
Knowing that more than 5 billion people worldwide have no access to surgical interventions, its hospital ships travel in developing countries to offer medical care of high level to those in need.
Its mission :
• provide highly specialized surgical services for free
• strengthen the skills of local medical staff to enable sustainable development of the sector
Mercy Ships is also developing agricultural training programs for families and disadvantaged communities to improve the quality of their food and thus improve their health.
Since its creation, Mercy Ships worked in over 70 countries, providing more than 70,000 surgeries and medical assistance to more than 2.5 million direct beneficiaries.
Currently, one hospital ship, the Africa Mercy, is active.

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Phillip House Foundation

Philip House Foundation works in Romania.

Mission statement: to improve the physical, mental and emotional well-being of disadvantaged children and their parents in Bucarest, through educational and psychological support, social and medical assistance.

Fondation Albatros supports Philip House Foundation since 2012.

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POUR UN SOURIRE D’ENFANT

Pour un Sourire d’Enfant (PSE) works in Cambodia

Mission statement: to provide children living in highly precarious situations with a safe environment enabling them to attend school and learn a trade.
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Saigon Children’s Charity

Saigon Children’s Charity (SCC) works in Vietnam.

Mission statement:
to eliminate poverty through education

to enable underprivileged Vietnamese children to reach their full potential through high quality education meeting their needs.

Saigon Children’s Charity fulfils its mission by giving scholarships and providing vocational training. SCC also builds schools where they are needed.

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TOUTES A L’ECOLE

“Toutes à l’école” works in Cambodia.
Its school, Happy Chandara, founded in 2006, provides free schooling for girls and young women who live in peri-urban communities around Phnom-Penh.
Mission statement: to provide assistance to children in difficulty, by participating in the establishment and development of education, school and training activities promoting the integration of girls and young women, and activities to support their families.
“Toutes à l’école” provides education to around 1000 girls, currently taking them through to the third year of junior high school or to a choice of occupation through the vocational training programmes offered by the organisation. Upper secondary education through to the last year of senior high school is scheduled to start and should be up and running in 2018.
The organisation also supports public schools by providing English and computer courses for public school children. It also provides them with one-off material assistance (renovating classrooms, new toilet facilities, donating school supplies).
The Albatros Foundation has been supporting “Toutes à l’école” since 2015.

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VOIX LIBRES

Voix Libres is a Swiss humanitarian organisation that enables children from the mines, streets and rubbish dumps of Bolivia to become project leaders when they have completed their studies (supported by Voix Libres) which ensures a sustainable community-based development.
Mission statement: to work for the empowerment and dignity of marginalised populations in 3 key ways:
1. By developing alternatives to the children’s inhuman living conditions.
2. By combating domestic violence.
3. By promoting entrepreneurship.
After 20 years on the ground (1993-2013), Voix Libres has a total of 1 million direct beneficiaries, 120,000 beneficiaries of interest-free micro-credit, 22 community centres including children’s homes, day centres, schools and training centres and shelters for abused women.

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