NGOs focusing on health issues


Building a diverse, tolerant society free from discrimination and governed by law.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency

ADRA works with people in poverty and distress to create just and positive change through empowering partnerships and responsible action.

AIFO (Associazione Italiana Amici di Raoul Follereau)

AIFO is a network organization of grassroots groups and NGOs. It was started in 1961, inspired by the ideas and work of French journalist Raoul Follereau (1903-1977), and is headquartered in Bologna, Italy. AIFO is involved in international cooperation projects in health and development, focusing especially on leprosy, disabilities and diseases and conditions linked with poverty. ...


AmeriCares is a nonprofit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organisation which provides immediate response to emergency medical needs – and supports long-term health care programs for people all over the world, irrespective of race, creed or political persuasion.

Anhui Youth Service Center of AIDS Prevention

Contain the spreading of AIDS among the gay population.

Appropriate Technology Asia

To find marginal and threatened populations in environmentally challenging situations in Asia and help them meet their basic needs for housing, household energy, safe water, food and good health. Seeking out the poorest and using participatory practice, we apply technology and knowledge that is appropriate and environmentally sustainable embedding skills in the communities with which we work.

Asia Catalyst

Asia Catalyst works with grassroots groups from marginalized communities in East and Southeast Asia that promote the right to health. We train our partners to meet high standards of effective and democratic governance, to establish a stable foundation for future growth, and to conduct rigorous human rights research and advocacy. We aim to help our partners become leading advocates at the local, national and global levels.

Basic Needs

To enable people with mental illness and epilepsy to live and work successfully in their communities.

Beijing Aili Myasthenia Gravis Care Center

To help the people living with myasthenia gravis (MG) gain equal rights and improve their quality of life.

Beijing Shifangyuan Public Welfare Foundation

To gather resources and support the spiritual care for terminally-ill.