Resources

Resources:

 

GlobalGiving

A good place to learn about grassroots projects.

http://www.globalgiving.com

 

GuideStar

This site rates charities.

http://www.guidestar.org

 

UNICEF

The United Nations Children's Fund

http://www.unicef.org

 

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

http://www.unesco.org

 

Save the Children

An international organisation promoting children's rights.

http://www.savetheworld.org

 

Building Peace and Friendship

Did you know....

  • More than half of the world's children live bellow the international poverty line of $2 a day and suffer from violations of ther basic human rights. (UNICEF, 2012)
  • 67 million children are out of school. If current trends continue, this number will increase by 2015. (UNICEF, 2011)
  • About one out of six adults lacks basic literacy skills. (UNESCO, 2012)

     

Plan your own Green Scarf Party!

People wear green scarves to show their support of social change worldwide. Plan your own green scarf party with friends.