The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an independent organization whose mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence, and to provide them with assistance. It directs and coordinates the international relief activities conducted by the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in situations of relief.
USAID (For-profit organisation)
USAID discussing an initiation to clean water santiation
Oxfam Indonesia is a development and relief agency that helps people worldwide in the struggle against poverty. In Indonesia, Oxfam works directly with communities and partners in three major areas: improving the livelihoods of small-scale farmers and labourers; disaster relief and preparedness; and helping to shape government policies in favour of poor people and minorities.
Rumah Zakat is an Indonesian NGO aiming to assist in achieving the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) through integrated community development programmes. The organisation runs the Big Smile of Indonesia campaign in addition to four “Smile” programmes in the areas of economic empowerment, health, education and environmental conservation.
All the organisation’s programmes are aimed at empowering the people who take part.
Mercy Huts - Train indigenous locals in hospitality and tourism in poverty stricken West Timor, Indonesia
Who are you trying to help? What issue are you trying to address?
Our goal is to help the communities of the Delha region in Rote Island, West Timor in Indonesia.
We are wanting to ready this community who are stricken with poverty and a very low level of health facilities and education, for the rapid increase in tourism that is happening at the moment.
What is your project and how will it help?
The project is Mercy Huts located in West Timor Indonesia.
Sustain Sumatra is a new program for building sustainable trade and directly helping those whose lives were devastated by the Tsunami. It was formed in September 2005 as a coalition of Indonesian, American and European partners.