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

  • 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 May 7, 2021

  • Emergency Response to COVID-19 in Cox’s Bazar

    A project from 3 different sectors in Bangladesh

    The overall objective of the project is to prevent/reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission in the Rohingya camps and host communities and support those negatively impacted by the socio-economic effects of... Learn more

    Last updated May 4, 2021

  • Nutrition and Hygiene in Cox's Bazaar

    A project from 2 different sectors in Bangladesh

    The overall aim of this project is to provide the ongoing delivery of essential health and nutrition services for Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazaar. The project focuses on comprehensive primary health care services... Learn more

    Last updated May 3, 2021

  • Transitional Shelter Assistance

    A project from 4 different sectors in Bangladesh

    There are more than 860,000 displaced Rohingya living in camps that are located in an area of southern Bangladesh that is particularly prone to damage from floods, cyclones and landslides. The inhabitants of... Learn more

    Last updated May 3, 2021

  • Integrated Health Development in Northern Myanmar

    A project from 2 different sectors in Myanmar

    This project will focus on capacity building, health and nutrition. The capacity building of communities will take effect by forming, strengthening and training village development committees (VDCs), community... Learn more

    Last updated February 2, 2021