Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd

Organization's name: Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd
Organization's acronym: GoodShepherdSisters
Headquarters address  
Address: Suore del Buon Pastore - Casa Generalizia Via Rafaello, Sardiello, 20 - 00165, ROMA


Italy
Phone: 212 599 2711
Fax: 212 599 2711
Email: winifreddohertyrgs@gmail.com
Web site: http://rgs.gssweb.org/en/jp
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Debt Relief
  • Development
  • Economics and Finance
  • Education
  • Extreme poverty
  • Financing for Development
  • Human Rights
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Justice
  • Micro-Credit
  • Population
  • Refugees
  • Social Development
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Indigenous women
  • Service provision
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the media

Social Development:
  • Poverty
  • Social policy

Sustainable Development:
  • Education
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Poverty
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • Costa Rica
  • Belgium
  • Singapore
  • El Salvador
  • Argentina
  • Ethiopia
  • Sudan
  • Myanmar
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • South Africa
  • Uruguay
  • Malaysia
  • Burkina Faso
  • Madagascar
  • Honduras
  • Switzerland
  • Panama
  • France
  • Czechia
  • Portugal
  • Sri Lanka
  • Hungary
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Cambodia
  • Pakistan
  • Austria
  • Chile
  • Albania
  • Italy
  • Canada
  • Republic of Korea
  • Poland
  • Colombia
  • Germany
  • India
  • Paraguay
  • Egypt
  • Kenya
  • Angola
  • Viet Nam
  • Japan
  • Nepal
  • Indonesia
  • Peru
  • United States of America
  • Ireland
  • Nicaragua
  • Spain
  • Mexico
  • Brazil
  • Mozambique
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Ecuador
  • Guatemala
  • Philippines
  • Senegal
  • Thailand
  • Lebanon
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1835
Year of registration (YYYY): 1996
Organizational structure: International Religious congregation organized into regional Units or Provinces
Number and type of members: 5,000 Social Service providers
Funding structure:
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Fundraising campaigns
  • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Children and youth
  • Women
  • Non-governmental organization
Publications: Good Shepherd News/ Journal du Bon Pasteur/ Diario del Buen Pastor, monthly Embrace the World/ Embrasser le monde entier/ Abrazo al Mundo, trimestral

Other UN Entities

Accreditation with other UN Entities:
  • DPI