Albert Kunstadter Family Foundation

Organization's name: Albert Kunstadter Family Foundation
Headquarters address  
Address: 1035 Fifth Avenue, #15C
New York, NY 10028
United States of America
Phone: 212-794-3951
Fax: 212-794-1273

Organization type: Foundation
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

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Last Name:

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Elizabeth von Habsburg Designation , Conference Focal Point
Annie Paulson Others , Designation
Lisa Kunstadter Others , Designation
Chistopher Kunstadter Others , Designation
Geraldine Kunstadter Head of Organization , Designation , Conference Focal Point


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Aging
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Children
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culture
  • De-mining
  • Development
  • Disabled Persons
  • Disarmament
  • Drug Control
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Extreme poverty
  • Family
  • Financing for Development
  • Food
  • Governance
  • Habitat
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Information
  • International Law
  • International Security
  • Justice
  • Law of the Sea and Antarctica
  • Least Developed Countries
  • Micro-Credit
  • Migration
  • Minority Rights
  • Peace and Security
  • Population
  • Refugees
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Development
  • Sports for Peace and Development
  • Sustainable Development
  • Torture
  • Values
  • Violence
  • Volunteerism
  • Water
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality
  • Youth

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the environment

  • Population:
  • Morbidity and mortality
  • Reproduction, family formation and the status of women

  • Public Administration:
  • Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
  • Governance and Public Administration

  • Social Development:
  • Aging
  • Conflict
  • Cooperative
  • Disabled persons
  • Indigenous issues
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Technical cooperation
  • Youth

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Biotechnology
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • International law
  • Oceans and seas
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Science
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Toxic chemicals
  • Waste Management

  • Peace and Development in Africa:
  • Development in Africa

  • Conflict Resolution in Africa:
  • Conflicts Resolution
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
    • Nicaragua
    • Senegal
    • Cambodia
    • Viet Nam
    • Zambia
    • China
    • El Salvador
    • United States of America
    • Lao People's Democratic Republic
    • South Africa
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Achieve universal primary education
    • Promote gender equality and empower women
    • Reduce child mortality
    • Improve maternal health
    • Ensure environmental sustainability
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1952
    Year of registration (YYYY): 1952
    Organizational structure: Our Board of Directors does all of our outreach as well as the administrative work. This group includes: a Chairman and President, Treasurer, Secretary, and Assistant Secretary. All of these members serve as Directors. There are currently four Board members, and in the past there have been as many as seven.
    Number and type of members: This is not a membership organization, nor is it an operating foundation. This is a charitable foundation that has funded foreign NGOs in China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Lao PDR, South Africa, Senegal, Zambia, El Salvador, and Nicaragua. It also works with U.S. NGOs mainly in the northeast of the United States.
    Funding structure:
    • Other sources

    Funding structure other: All funding is from our endowment, as well as from gifts from our Directors.

    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    Major Group affiliation:
    • Indigenous people
    • Children and youth
    • Women
    • Non-governmental organization
    Involvement in UN Partnerships:
    Affiliation with other organizations:
    Statements or documents submitted
    Commission on Sustainable Development:
    Funding received from Division for Sustainable Development:

    Social Development

    Affiliation with other organizations:

    Advancement of Women

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    Affiliation with other organizations:
    Affiliation with UN bodies:
    Statements or documents submitted
    to the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF):

    Informal regional network of NGOs

    UN-NGO-IRENE Newsletter:

    Main Objective

    Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC