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Map RecordAFS Interculture Canada

Map RecordAFS Interculture CanadaMontréal 514-288-3282 A public interest non profit organization recognized by the United Nations. * Member of AFS Intercultural Programs, the biggest exchange network in the world with over 50 participating countries. * In ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Kingston - Group 125, Human Rights Awareness

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Kingston - Group 125, Human Rights AwarenessKingston   International human rights organization * works for the release of men and women who are in prison because of their beliefs, religion, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, colour or language, provided t ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Napanee - Group 150, Human Rights Awareness

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Napanee - Group 150, Human Rights AwarenessNapanee Cathy Palmer, residence 613-354-3483 Movement that turns knowledge of human rights violations into global awareness and action * researches the truth about human rights abuses and mobilizes individuals to take action so that human rights ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Ottawa - National Office, Human Rights Awareness

Map RecordAmnesty International Canada, Ottawa - National Office, Human Rights AwarenessOttawa 613-744-7667 Global movement of people working together to protect and promote human rights * Takes action to free prisoners of conscience, protect refugees, abolish the death penalty, and end political killings a ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Amnesty International Canada, Belleville - Group 111, Protecting Human Rights Worldwide

 Amnesty International Canada, Belleville - Group 111, Protecting Human Rights WorldwideBelleville Connie Gallupe, Residence 613-962-7416; Jan Sosiak, Residence 613-968-9659; Mieke Thorne, Residence 613-969-1782 Occasional guest speakers * Monthly urgent action letter writing to protect individuals around the world from human rights violations * Events to raise public awareness * Fundraising events *Write for ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAsse Canada, International Student Exchange Programs

Map RecordAsse Canada, International Student Exchange ProgramsManitoba Toll free 1-855-886-8381 International student exchange programs * high school students * program length varies from a few months to a year * host families and volunteers are always needed Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada Nepal Solidarity for Peace

Map RecordCanada Nepal Solidarity for PeaceOttawa Cell 613-884-0869 Provides support from within Canada to help people in Nepal build a nation where everyone can live in their communities in peace and security without fear. * Also provides front-line counselling and h ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada World Youth, Montréal

Map RecordCanada World Youth, MontréalMontréal 514-931-3526 Dedicated to enriching the lives of youth who want to become informed and active global citizens * offers international transformative learning experiences focused on building knowledge, leadership an ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada World Youth, Ottawa

Map RecordCanada World Youth, OttawaOttawa (City of) Switchboard 514-931-3526 Range of international educational exchange programs in Canada, Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe * focus on volunteer work and community development * also works with schools and youth grou ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Aid for Chernobyl

Map RecordCanadian Aid for ChernobylBrockville Dave Shaw, Residence 613-342-8747 Provides children’s respite, humanitarian and medical aid, medical assistance and reconstruction of institutional washroom and laundry facilities benefiting thousands of victims still affected by the ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Bureau for International Education

Map RecordCanadian Bureau for International EducationOttawa 613-237-4820 National membership organization dedicated to the promotion of Canada’s international relations through international education Offers: * internationalization of educational institutions: developing a ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Centre for International Justice

Map RecordCanadian Centre for International JusticeOttawa 613-230-6114 Works with survivors of genocide, torture and other atrocities to seek redress and bring perpetrators to justice. * Assist people with close relationships to victims who died as a result of human righ ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Institute for Conflict Resolution

Map RecordCanadian Institute for Conflict ResolutionOttawa 613-235-5800 ext 6452 Conflict resolution training * services includes mediation, coaching and facilitation for organizations, communities, and individuals Third Party Neutral Program, 4 five-day modules: conflict theories ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCARE Canada, National Headquarters

Map RecordCARE Canada, National HeadquartersOttawa 613-228-5600 International humanitarian organization fighting global poverty * works with the poorest communities in 94 countries to: * improve basic health and education * enhance rural livelihoods and food secur ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordChild Haven International

Map RecordChild Haven InternationalMaxville 613-527-2829 Assists women and children in developping countries who are in need of food, shelter, clothing, education, health care, and emotional and moral support * operates nine homes in India, Nepal, Tibet in ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCISV Ottawa, Ottawa

Map RecordCISV Ottawa, OttawaOttawa   Organization promoting peace and understanding through children * children from different parts of the world live together and learn to appreciate one another by finding similarities and celebrating d ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCité des affaires (La), Ottawa, International Programs

Map RecordCité des affaires (La), Ottawa, International ProgramsOttawa 613-742-2483 ext 2991 International Students program * offers students who live abroad the opportunity to follow a post-secondary studies program at La Cité International Mobility program * free * allows specific students ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCuso International

Map RecordCuso InternationalOttawa 613-829-7445 International development organization * works to reduce poverty and inequality through the efforts of skilled volunteers * places people of all ages who collaborate with local groups on projects in L ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEngineers Without Borders

Map RecordEngineers Without BordersKingston   Local chapter of a national organization * recruits volunteers to work in outreach projects across Canada and perform infrastructure work overseas dealing with water and sanitation, agriculture and fo ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordExperiences Canada

Map RecordExperiences CanadaOttawa 613-727-3832 National organization and a leader in educational youth experiences * provides educational exchanges, trips and forums Add Record Add Record

Map RecordHelpAge Canada, Ottawa

Map RecordHelpAge Canada, OttawaOttawa 613-232-0727 Non-denominational, non-profit international humanitarian organization dedicated to assisting vulnerable and at-risk older persons both in both Canada and the developing world. Programs in developing ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordHospital for Sick Children

Map RecordHospital for Sick ChildrenToronto Downtown Central Switchboard 416-813-1500 ; Patient Inquiry 416-813-6621 Pediatric acute care hospital * dental clinic * Epilepsy classroom for children with intractable epilepsy * psychiatry International Patient Office 416-813-7680 * for out of country families seeking t ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordIntercultural Dialogue Institute Ottawa

Map RecordIntercultural Dialogue Institute OttawaOttawa 613-829-7787 Provides job training and academic services directly to ethnic populations within the community. * Promotes dialogue and cohesiveness between ethnic and cultural communities. * Some programs are direc ... [More] Add Record Add Record

International Charity for ILL Children, Belleville

 International Charity for ILL Children, BellevilleBelleville 647-229-6064 To assist with the cost of medical care, hospital expense and other basic supplies for critically ill children in Vietnam . To assist with the cost of operations, chemotherapy, medications to cancer c ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordInternational Joint Commission, Ottawa

Map RecordInternational Joint Commission, OttawaOttawa (City of) 613-995-2984 Independent binational organization guided by the Boundary Waters Treaty, signed by Canada and the United States in 1909 * the treaty provides general principles, rather than detailed prescriptions, f ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOneSight

Map RecordOneSightUSA Headquarters, toll free 1-888-935-4589 Organization providing sustainable access to quality vision care and eyewear in communities worldwide * funds research to address global eye health issues * voucher program for individuals unable to a ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOttawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 300 Rochester St, Adult High School Diploma Program, Ottawa Carleton District School Board

Map RecordOttawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 300 Rochester St, Adult High School Diploma Program, Ottawa Carleton District School BoardOttawa 613-239-2707 Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences Add Record Add Record

Map RecordParade of Nations for the developmentally challenged

Map RecordParade of Nations for the developmentally challengedCornwall Marie Morrell, residence 613-936-6873 Organization that promotes awareness, acceptance and inclusion of developmentally challenged individuals and those with special needs of all ages and backgrounds who are artistically inclined. Differe ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordPlan International Canada

Map RecordPlan International CanadaToronto Downtown North 416-920-1654 Overseas sponsorship program providing material aid and services to developing nations children, their families and communities Add Record Add Record

Map RecordPlan International Canada, Plan Canada

Map RecordPlan International Canada, Plan CanadaToronto Downtown 416-920-1654 Overseas sponsorship program providing material aid and services to developing nations children, their families and communities Add Record Add Record

Map RecordRachel's Kids, Cornwall - Ninth St E

Map RecordRachel's Kids, Cornwall - Ninth St ECornwall 613-933-3946 Community organization helping fund several projects through the Rachel's Kids Development Fund both locally and internationally. Local initiatives include: * Fostering program * Helping Hands: helps ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordRose of Dignity Ministry International, Cornwall - Mailing Address

Map RecordRose of Dignity Ministry International, Cornwall - Mailing AddressCornwall 613-932-3174 Religious group * works to restore dignity and wholeness to people in need * experience with women who have been in prostitution * in geographical areas of Kigali (Rwanda) and Canada * services of spe ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordSave the Children Canada

Map RecordSave the Children CanadaToronto Downtown 416-221-5501 Committed to realizing the goals of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child around the world * main focus includes: health and nutrition, education, child protection, emergency relief * campaigns ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordStudent Travel Schools Canada, Ottawa

Map RecordStudent Travel Schools Canada, OttawaOttawa 613-749-0000 Non profit organization encouraging secondary students to experience life abroad through local school enrolment and family living * present in over 20 countries * many scholarships available Add Record Add Record

Map RecordThe MATCH International Women's Fund

Map RecordThe MATCH International Women's FundOttawa Toll free 1-855-640-1872 Grant-making organization that provides direct financial support to women's rights organizations in the global South * the fund supports women to dismantle barriers, challenge perceptions, and change ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordUN Refugee Agency

Map RecordUN Refugee AgencyOttawa 613-232-0909 Office mandated by the United Nations to lead and coordinate international action to protect people forced to flee their homes due to violence, conflict and persecution * provides shelter, food, water ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordUNICEF Canada

Map RecordUNICEF CanadaToronto Downtown 416-482-4444 Child-focused humanitarian and development agency * innovative programs and advocacy work * supported entirely by voluntary donations * works to ensure that all children can grow up safe, healthy and ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordUniversalist Muslims, Ottawa - Unpublished

Map RecordUniversalist Muslims, Ottawa - UnpublishedOttawa 613-262-8798 Organization that creates and connects individuals and communities to inclusive spaces (for prayers, discussion, and reflection) around the world, where everyone, of every gender, orientation and/or f ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordYouth For Understanding Canada, Cambridge

Map RecordYouth For Understanding Canada, CambridgeCambridge 519-653-0550 Promotes multiculturalism and global understanding through international student exchange Add Record Add Record

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