World Concern

World Concern is a U.S.-based, Christian humanitarian relief and development organization working in Africa, Asia and the Americas. Established in 1955, World Concern works to alleviate suffering among the poor in developing countries and to address the root causes in each context. World Concern’s primary strategy is community-based, integrated development. World Concern works in multiple sectors to build the capacity of village-based groups, nongovernmental partners and other counterparts to lead and sustain their development. World Concern is committed to best practices of inclusive, participatory and accountable relief and development and maintains rigorous standards of both financial and program monitoring. Program assistance is provided on the basis of need alone, without regard to race, creed or religion. Worldwide, World Concern offers life, opportunity and hope to more than 6 million people annually.

Website http://worldconcern.org
Twitter https://twitter.com/@worldconcern
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Primary Address

19303 Fremont Ave. N.; PO Box 33000, MS #44

Seattle, WA 98133

Projects

ordered by most recently updated

  • Combat Human Trafficking

    A project from 3 different sectors in Nepal

    The Combat Human Trafficking project aims to improve knowledge, attitude and capacity of right holders, civil society and duty bearers to combat human trafficking and establish project cycle and resource management... Learn more

    Last updated June 17, 2020

  • Nehemiah

    A project from 5 different sectors in Kenya

    The Nehemiah project is an integrated community development project aimed at improving the overall standard of living of Maasai pastoralists in Mara/Osupuko division. The project seeks to address the poor... Learn more

    Last updated June 17, 2020

  • Livelihoods and Food Security in Kachin

    A project from 5 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will improve the nutrition outcomes of conflict-affected people in Kachin State. The project will improve nutrition outcomes for women, adolescent girls and children under 2 years of age. This... Learn more

    Last updated June 17, 2020

  • Desert Locust Response in Somalia

    A project from 3 different sectors in Somalia

    The key objective of the response is to provide life-saving assistance to people facing severe food insecurity. The design of the intervention is based on the sectors directly related to the locust infestation.... Learn more

    Last updated June 17, 2020

  • Community-Based Nutrition in Kachin

    A project from 4 different sectors in Myanmar

    World Concern will implement key interventions that are crucial for child health, growth, and development. As the 1,000-day period from pregnancy to the child s second birthday is crucial, this intervention... Learn more

    Last updated June 11, 2020

  • Lashio Youth Producer Group

    A project from 3 different sectors in Myanmar

    The goal of this project is for the youth in Shan to have improved livelihoods and nutrition practices from their nutrition sensitive producer group activities. Included in this project is the aim that nutritious... Learn more

    Last updated June 10, 2020