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Links to Initiatives, Associations and Information on the Internet
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| Developing Countries
The links with are the examples given on the Guide.
About: Women's Issues - World Issues. womensissues.about.com/od/worldissues
About: Women's Issues in 3rd World Countries (Archive). web.archive.org/web/20010515220149/women3rdworld.about.com/newsissues/women3rdworld
Action Against Hunger (UK). www.aahuk.org
Action Against Hunger (US). www.aah-usa.org
Action Contre la Faim (Action Against Hunger, France). www.acf-fr.org
ActionAid International. www.actionaid.org
African Internet Connectivity. demiurge.wn.apc.org/africa
Internet access in Africa.
African Reparations Movement (ARM). the.arc.co.uk/arm
International relief and development agency. Humanitarian programs in developing countries of Africa, Asia, Latin America, eastern Europe.
Center For World Indigenous Studies. www.cwis.org
Childcare International. www.childcare-intl.org
Christian network links for Africa. www.fortunecity.com/meltingpot/cecilian/777
Concord - European NGOs Confederation for Relief and Development. www.concordeurope.org
NGOs in Europe. Concord's 18 international networks and 20 national associations represent more than 1500 European NGOs vis-à-vis the European Institutions. (Formerly called NGDO-EU Liaison Committee).
Dev-Zone - Development Resource Centre (New Zealand). www.dev-zone.org
Dev-Zone: Pacific Development Directory. www.dev-zone.org/pdd
Development Organizations based in Spain (Archive). 220.127.116.11/list/c156.htm
Doctors Without Borders (USA). www.dwb.org & www.doctorswithoutborders.org
Epitelio Network (Europe): Fair Trade. www.epitelio.org/fairtrade.htm
With links on fair trade.
Euforic - Europe's Forum on International Cooperation. www.euforic.org
Friends International (Maine, USA). www.friendsinternational.org
IDRC - International Development Research Centre (Canada). (In English and French). www.idrc.ca
IDRC: To the World (Archive). web.archive.org/web/20041128093116/http://www.idrc.ca/library/world/index_e.html
Directory of Internet sites related to international development.
IGC: Africa - Internet Resources Collection (Archive). web.archive.org/web/19990203053859/www.igc.org/igc/issues/africa
IGC: Asia & Pacific - Internet Resources Collection (Archive). web.archive.org/web/19990203122757/www.igc.org/igc/issues/asia
IGC: Development - Internet Resources Collection (Archive). web.archive.org/web/19990204012130/www.igc.org/igc/issues/develop
IGC: Latin America - Internet Resources Collection (Archive). web.archive.org/web/19990508204014/www.igc.org/igc/issues/la
India Development Service (IDS). www.idsusa.org
A non-profit organization supporting development projects in India.
Ingénieurs Sans Frontières (Engineers Without Borders, France). www.isf-france.org
Inter-University Consortium for International Social Development. www.iucisd.org
Medicus Mundi International. www.medicusmundi.org
Microcredit Summit Campaign. www.microcreditsummit.org
Very interesting and effective initiatives.
NativeWeb - A cyber-community for Earth's indigenous peoples. www.nativeweb.org
Nigrizia (Italy). www.nigrizia.it
Monthly magazine about Africa and the black world. In Italian.
Overseas Development Institute (ODI). www.odi.org.uk
Oxfam International. www.oxfam.org/eng
Relief agency which works in a large number of countries worldwide with the aim of helping people to help themselves.
Peace Corps. www.peacecorps.gov
Volunteers working in poor countries. Humanitarian organization created by John F. Kennedy.
Results. www.results.org & www.action.org
Creating public and political will to end hunger.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). www.undp.org
WIDE - Women in Development Europe. www.eurosur.org/wide
In Spanish and English.
World Bank. www.worldbank.org
A World Directory of Development Organizations and Programs. www.coop4coop.org
Yahoo!: Global Development. dir.yahoo.com/.../Global_Economy/Development
Yahoo: Indigenous Peoples. dir.yahoo.com/.../Indigenous_Peoples
| Developing Countries
Google Groups: alt.native
Google Groups: alt.peace-corps
Google Groups: alt.society.economic-dev - Discussion of economic development worldwide.
Google Groups: bit.org.peace-corps
Google Groups: comp.society.development - Computer technology in developing countries.
Google Groups: soc.culture.african - Faq: faqs.jmas.co.jp/FAQs/african-faq/general
Google Groups: soc.culture.indian - India.
Google Groups: soc.culture.latin-america
Google Groups: soc.culture.native - Native peoples around the world. Faq: www.newsville.com/cgi-bin/getfaq?soc.culture.native
Google Groups: soc.org.nonprofit - Nonprofit organizations. Faq: www.nonprofits.org/npofaq/15/04.html & www.nonprofits.org/npofaq
People in Action: Developing Countries (Links)