Rural Development

NGOs focusing on rural development

Agriterra

Agriterra is an organization based in the Netherlands that focuses on agriculture in developing countries. Agriterra provides expert advice to cooperatives and organizations of farmers in developing countries, helping to professionalize them and strengthening them to fight hunger and poverty. It also helps them link up to Dutch businesses. It aims to help ambitious farmers ...

Anqing Aiqun Social Work Office

Care for minority groups; promote individual development

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.

Beijing Green Cross

Promote an environmentally conscious lifestyle in rural areas, to “make the countryside more like the countryside”.

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Founded as a private foundation by Bill and Melinda Gates in 2000, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, or Gates Foundation, puts the belief that “every life has equal value” into practice by reducing inequalities in health. The foundation works with partners across the globe to develop new methodologies and strategies to combat various global ...

Catholic Love Services of the Diocese of Wanzhou, Chongqing

Universal love and dedication—to practice universal love and provide services.

Center of Consultation for Farmers’ Associations

We are committed to exploring an ecologically sustainable, viable path for modern agricultural development. We hope to achieve this through legislation advocacy and supporting a new township agricultural association (united rural cooperative).

Cherished Dream Foundation

Focusing on the quality of rural education, helping children to mature in a self-confident, respectable and pleasant way.

China Zigen Rural Education & Development Association

Meeting the basic needs of education and medical treatment for disadvantaged groups.

Christian Action

Our Aim is to serve those who are disadvantaged, marginalized, displaced or abandoned. Our Service is to give them hope, dignity and self-reliance. Our Mission is based on the example of Jesus Christ who came to reach and serve all people, regardless of their age, gender, nationality or religion.