Organizations promoting new models of economics
The Wellbeing Economy Alliance (WEAll) is a global network of organizations and individuals that promote the advancement of wellbeing-focused economic systems. It brings together policymakers, academics, businesses, and civil society to advocate for economic models that prioritize the well-being of people and the planet over traditional measures of economic growth.
The Robin Hood Foundation is a New York City-based non-profit organization focused on fighting poverty. They raise funds and partner with other organizations to provide grants and support programs in areas such as education, housing, food security, and healthcare. The foundation aims to improve the lives of low-income individuals and families in New York City by addressing the root causes of poverty.
Concern Worldwide is an international humanitarian organization that works to alleviate poverty and tackle the root causes of inequality and injustice. They operate in some of the world’s poorest countries, providing emergency response, healthcare, education, livelihood support, and advocacy services. Concern Worldwide aims to empower communities and promote sustainable development to create lasting change.
End Poverty Now is an organization dedicated to eradicating extreme poverty globally. They advocate for policy changes, raise awareness, and support initiatives that address the systemic causes of poverty. Their work focuses on issues such as economic inequality, access to education and healthcare, and sustainable development goals.
Global Citizen is a movement and advocacy organization that aims to end extreme poverty by 2030. They mobilize individuals through campaigns, events, and initiatives to take action on issues such as poverty, gender equality, education, and climate change. Global Citizen uses the power of collective action and advocacy to influence governments, institutions, and corporations to make commitments towards poverty eradication.
Care International is a global humanitarian organization that focuses on addressing poverty and social injustice. They work in partnership with communities, focusing on issues such as women’s empowerment, education, healthcare, and emergency response. Care International aims to support vulnerable populations and promote sustainable development in over 100 countries.
The European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN) is a network of organizations and individuals in Europe that work to combat poverty and social exclusion. EAPN advocates for social rights, fair distribution of resources, and policies that reduce poverty and inequality. They engage in research, awareness-raising campaigns, policy dialogue, and promote the participation of people experiencing poverty.
Advocates for International Development (A4ID) is an organization that promotes pro bono legal support to address global development challenges. They connect legal professionals with organizations working in areas such as poverty reduction, human rights, and environmental sustainability. A4ID aims to leverage legal expertise to help address legal barriers and promote sustainable development.
Village Enterprise is a non-profit organization that focuses on poverty alleviation through entrepreneurship. They provide training, mentoring, and seed capital to individuals in rural areas of East Africa to start their own businesses. Village Enterprise aims to empower individuals and communities to create sustainable income and lift themselves out of poverty.
Trickle Up is an organization that empowers individuals living in extreme poverty to achieve economic self-sufficiency. They provide seed capital, business training, and support services to help individuals start and grow their own small businesses. Trickle Up focuses on reaching marginalized populations and promoting sustainable development
The Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) is a think tank based in Washington, D.C. They conduct research and analysis on global economic policy issues, including international trade, financial markets, and development. The institute aims to provide policymakers and the public with objective analysis and recommendations to foster economic growth.