Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel - Carmelite NGO

Organization's name: Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel - Carmelite NGO
Organization's acronym: CARMELITE NGO
Former Name(s): Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Headquarters address  
Address: 1725 General Taylor Street
New Orleans
Louisiana 70115
United States of America
Phone: (504) 458- 3029
Fax: (504) 864 7438
Email: jremson@carmelitengo.org
Web site: www.carmelitengo.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • Danish
  • Indonesian
  • Swiss German
  • English
  • Javanese
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Children
  • Climate Change
  • Debt Relief
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Food
  • Human Rights
  • Information
  • Sustainable Development
  • Values
  • Water
  • Women
  • Youth

Financing for Development:
  • Addressing systemic issues

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Human rights of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Trafficking in women and girls

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Consumption and production patterns
  • Education
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Means of Implementation (Trade, Finance, Technology, Tranfer, etc.)
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Sanitation
  • Science
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Waste Management
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Argentina
  • Portugal
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Canada
  • Italy
  • Viet Nam
  • Czechia
  • India
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • China
  • Timor-Leste
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Netherlands
  • Burkina Faso
  • Kenya
  • United States of America
  • Ireland
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Brazil
  • El Salvador
  • Australia
  • Indonesia
  • Zimbabwe
  • Germany
  • Spain
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
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2001
Year of registration (YYYY): 2009
Organizational structure: Regional Representations Africa Asia Latin America North America Europe
Number and type of members: All members of the Order of Carmelites, Affiliated Congregations, Lay Carmelites, Associates
Affiliation with NGO networks: DPI-NGO, ECOSOC, UNFCCC, NGO group on Financing for Development, Commission on Sustainable Development, NGO Committee To Stop Trafficking In Persons
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fundraising campaigns
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
Funding structure other: Donations from the members Order of Carmelites, Friends

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Affiliation with other organizations: no
Publications: no