Reporting Organization

Church World Service

Founded in 1946, Church World Service (CWS) works to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice. Supported in part by 37 member communions based in the U.S., CWS has expertise in advocacy, emergency response, services for refugees, and international relief and development. It has partners and programming in more than 30 countries.

Website http://www.cwsglobal.org/
Twitter https://twitter.com/@CWS_Global
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/churchworldservice
Primary Address

475 Riverside Drive, Suite 700

New York, New York 10115

Projects

ordered by most recently updated

  • CWS Chaco Program

    A project from 3 different sectors in 3 countries

    Multi-country, multi-partner, inter-ethnic, "umbrella" initiative created by CWS in 2005 to support local -mostly rural- efforts in the following areas a) indigenous women empowerment and gender-based... Learn more

    Last updated February 13, 2017

  • Children of Incarcerated Parents Program

    A project from 3 different sectors in 4 countries

    Unique regional advocacy and awareness-raising effort promoted by CWS since 2011 to make the rights and specific needs of the two million children with incarcerated parents in Latin America visible to state,... Learn more

    Last updated February 13, 2017

  • Egypt Refugee Program

    A project from 3 different sectors in Egypt

    Protection and Legal Assistance (including resettlement and RSD), Psychosocial Support (including individual case work, group activities, and assistance to Unaccompanied Children and Youth), and Education... Learn more

    Last updated February 8, 2017

  • Timor Zero Hunger

    A project from 3 different sectors in Indonesia

    Reduced food insecurity and improved nutritional status of 5 children and pregnant/lactating women, supported by improved home-based, agriculture related livelihoods development in Timor, Tengah Selatan... Learn more

    Last updated February 1, 2017

  • Promoting Better Lives in Rural Cambodia

    A project from 3 different sectors in Cambodia

    Improves the living condition of rural Cambodians through (1) improved food security and nutritional status; (2) improved access to safe water; (3) improved environmental sanitation conditions; and (4) increased... Learn more

    Last updated February 1, 2017

  • Roma Initiative

    A project from 3 different sectors in Serbia

    Strengthens the social and economic integration of Roma people, one of the most socio-economically vulnerable groups in Serbia, into society through improving literacy and quality of life for Roma women.... Learn more

    Last updated February 1, 2017

  • Growing Healthier

    A project from 3 different sectors in 7 countries

    Supports farmers and indigenous communities in food insecure areas of rural Latin America and the Caribbean through providing inputs and promoting soil conservation. Centering on community and family-led... Learn more

    Last updated February 1, 2017

  • Ecumenical Accompaniment Program in Palestine and Israel

    A project from 2 different sectors in 2 countries

    Ecumenical Accompaniers offer protective presence to vulnerable communities and monitor and report human rights abuses. They join Palestinians and Israelis who work in nonviolent ways for peace and support... Learn more

    Last updated February 1, 2017