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Action for Peace through Prayer and Aid

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Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Climate Change
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Disarmament
  • Drug Control
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Extreme poverty
  • Food
  • Human Rights
  • International Law
  • International Security
  • Justice
  • Media
  • Minority Rights
  • Peace and Security
  • Religion
  • Violence
  • Water
  • Youth
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
  • United States of America
  • Jordan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Russian Federation
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Mission statement:
    Year established:
    Year of registration: 2000
    Organizational structure: The overall Board of Directors (BOD) is seated in Washington, D.C. Each branch of the APPA - international, regional, and local - is served by its own Regional Directors. The BOD is comprised of at least 7 and up to 21 persons. Of these persons, 5 serve as Officers, each with one of the following titles or duties: President, Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, or Treasurer. The BOD may create committees as needs arise, including: Executive, Finance, Nominating, Advisory, or Special. The President also serves as the Executive Director. There are also Honorary, and General Members that are distinguished from each other by their right to vote on Board matters.
    Number and type of members: Board of Directors - 21; Regional Directors - 8; Honorary Members - approximately 51; General Members - approximately 2,700.
    Affiliation with NGO networks: Global Cooperation Service International (ECOSOC); World Energy Forum (ECOSOC); Mennonite Central Committee (ECOSOC)
    Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants
  • Funding structure other: n/a
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