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Stichting Kinderpostzegels Nederland

The Hunger Project

International Child Development Initiatives (ICDI)

University of Amsterdam

Stichting Kinderpostzegels Nederland is a Dutch organisation working to support the development of vulnerable children, wherever they are in the world. Under the motto ‘for children by children’ Kinderpostzegels combines decisiveness, knowledge and experience, money, action and support for those children whose development is threatened.

The Hunger Project empowers women and men living in rural villages in Africa, India, Bangladesh and Latin America to end their own hunger. Reaching 16,5 million people who are transforming themselves, their families and their communities, and are bringing about the end of hunger.  The Hunger Project doesn’t see a billion mouths to feed, but a billion human beings who are enterprising and resilient. The work, therefore, is to unlock their capacity, creativity and leadership so they can end their own hunger.

International Child Development Initiatives (ICDI) is a knowledge organization in psychosocial development of children and young people growing up in difficult circumstances. ICDI believes in the power of children and young people, supporting their rights and addressing the underlying causes for the problems they face. We aim to improve policies and practices by building the skills of: children, mothers, fathers, families, communities, local organizations, and authorities. ICDI provides training, research, advice, partnership.

The UvA is a broad, research-intensive institution rooted in the history of Amsterdam, an internationally oriented academic community that can compete with leading universities in the Netherlands and around the world. The UvA provides academic training in all areas of science and scholarship, and welcomes students and staff – from all backgrounds, cultures and faiths – who wish to devote their talents to the development and transfer of academic knowledge as a rich cultural resource and foundation for sustainable progress.