A Better Life Foundation

Organization's name: A Better Life Foundation
Organization's acronym: ABLF
Headquarters address  
Address: 5 route des Morillons
C.P. 2100
1211 Geneve 2
Phone: 00 41 22 798 2337
Fax: 00 41 22 798 2349
Email: better.life@bluewin.ch
Web site: www.ablf.org

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English

  • French

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Paul Adams Head of Organization


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Disabled Persons
  • Education
  • Extreme poverty
  • Human Rights
  • Sustainable Development
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
    • Burkina Faso
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 2000
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2000
    Organizational structure: International NGO governed by a Board and headquartered in Geneva. ABLF's day-to-day administration is ensured by the Executive Director, Field Director and Project Manager. ABLF has sister organisations in Norway and USA and a representative office in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The ABLF Board is presided by the President. The Board is composed of a Member of Honour and four Board members.
    Number and type of members: ABLF is not a membership organization.
    Affiliation with NGO networks: ABLF is a member of the International NoNoma Federation
    Funding structure:
    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    • Foreign and international grants

    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    Major Group affiliation:
    • Children and youth
    • Local authorities
    • Non-governmental organization
    Involvement in UN Partnerships:
    Affiliation with other organizations:
    Funding received from Division for Sustainable Development:

    Social Development

    Affiliation with other organizations:

    Advancement of Women

    Affiliation with other organizations:

    Main Objective

    Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC
    Username: better.life@bluewin.ch