Is ActionAid Australia NGO or government?
ActionAid Australia was originally founded as Austcare, an NGO dedicated to defending rights of people seeking asylum and protection in emergencies. In 2009, Austcare joined the ActionAid Federation.
Who started ActionAid Australia?
ActionAid Australia was established in mid-2009 when Austcare, a well- respected Australian organisation established in 1967, joined the ActionAid International network as an affiliate.
How was ActionAid founded?
In 1972, a humanitarian and philanthropist named Cecil Jackson-Cole, founded a child sponsorship charity called Action in Distress. This was to be the precursor for ActionAid, as we know it today. In a small, rent-free office in Oxford Street, he signed up 88 sponsors for children in India and Kenya.
What does ActionAid Australia do?
ActionAid Australia is a women’s rights organisation We partner with local women’s organisations in 45 countries around the world and support them to take action and lead change for gender equality and social justice.
Who founded ActionAid?
ActionAid is an international non-governmental organization focused on helping impoverished and disadvantaged people. The organization’s primary aim is to work against poverty and injustice worldwide. ActionAid was founded in 1972 by Cecil Jackson-Cole.
How much does the CEO of Save the Children make?
$540,883: Carolyn S Miles, President and CEO. $404,737: Carlos Carrazana, EVP and COO.
How do I find a sponsor?
5 Steps to Get Sponsorship for Your Events
- IDENTIFY YOUR ASSETS TO A SPONSOR. Sponsors leverage their sponsorship as a marketing strategy.
- TIMING IS IMPORTANT. Most companies only do event sponsoring at certain times of the year.
- BE DATA-HEAVY IN YOUR PROPOSAL.
- PROPOSE DIFFERENT PACKAGE LEVELS.
- MAKE IT ABOUT THE SPONSOR.
What does ActionAid do for women in Australia?
ActionAid Australia is a women’s rights organisation We represent a global movement of women standing together to claim their human rights and campaign against injustice. We partner with local women’s organisations in 45 countries around the world and support them to take action and lead change for gender equality and social justice.
What does ActionAid stand for in the world?
ActionAid is a global federation working for a world free from poverty and injustice. Find out more about us
Who is the sponsor of ActionAid Australia petition?
You may receive email updates from ActionAid Australia , the sponsor of this form. Thank you! Great to have you on board! Why not stop here – take action again by signing our latest petition too!
What can ActionAid Australia do to help low income countries?
ActionAid supporters like you can push the Australian Government to use its power and influence to work with the IMF and G20 countries to cancel debt and increase aid to low-income countries. Will you join us? We know that free trade has significant negative impacts for women’s rights and gender equality around the world.