Focus your support to help make an impact
Across the world, profound thoughts and solidarity prevail from the sisterhood and allies for the Ukraine women and girls caught in conflict.
International Women's Day provides a critical opportunity for stepping forward and making a donation to those groups supporting vulnerable women and girls.
Support the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts (WAGGGS)
An IWD Charity of Choice, the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) launched an emergency appeal in 2022 to support its Member Organisations involved in the Ukraine crisis. WAGGGS ensured all money donated was transferred to Member Organisations engaged in direct community response and recovery activities, and in providing further humanitarian assistance. The WAGGGS appeal has now closed but you can still read more about it here.
World Food Programme provides food assistance
World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian organization, saving lives in emergencies and using food assistance to build a pathway to peace, stability and prosperity for people recovering from conflict, disasters and the impact of climate change ... Learn more.
Red Cross provides food, water, shelter, healthcare
The International Committee of the Red Cross - together with its partners in the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement – helps save and protect the vulnerable. Their support to people includes emergency assistance such as food, water, and other essential items. They also support hospitals and primary healthcare facilities with medical equipment and emergency preparedness, and help families separated by conflict to reconnect. Their neutral and impartial humanitarian action supports the most vulnerable people ... Learn more.
Save The Children provides essential humanitarian aid
Through conflict, children are forced to flee their homes and are exposed to injury, hunger and harsh temperatures. Save the Children delivers essential humanitarian aid, so donations help support their life-saving work ... Learn more.
UNICEF provides services protecting children
Conflict poses considerable threat to the lives and well-being of children and their families traumatized by violence and through the separation of family members ... Learn more.
UNHCR provides life-saving protection
UNHCR provides life-saving protection to families forced to flee their homes. Donations helps UNHCR provide protection, shelter and other forms of assistance, and advocacy to help ensure families forced to flee their homes are sheltered and safe ... Learn more.
World Vision provides support to the vulnerable
Those threatened most by crisis are the most vulnerable – children. Displacement of families due to conflict forces children into situations of extreme vulnerability, resulting in mental and emotional stress, the loss of loved ones, interruption in education, and the destruction of homes and family livelihoods. World Vision works to support those affected by crisis through emergency response programs ... Learn more.
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