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NGOs are only included if they say they work in fewer than 50 countries. This is because some organisations claim they are working in every single country in the world, or very large numbers of countries. This is unlikely. So we can exclude them by restricting the number of countries organisations work in.

The figures for income and spending include the total income and spending of the organisations in all the countries they work in.

Religious organisations refers to those organisations which self-describe themselves as undertaking "religious activities" in their causes.

Charity Reg. date Latest income Activities Region ?

Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind

Charity number 207544

22/09/1962

Latest income £312,765,000

[Dec 2018]

Seventy five per cent of blindness in the world is either avoidable or treatable. Sightsavers works with partners in developing countries to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote equality of opportunity for disabled people. Our work alleviates poverty among poor and marginalised communities and thus helps to realise the internationally accepted Millenium Development Goals.

Makes grants

Work in Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Pakistan, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Benin, South Sudan, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Congo, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India and Côte d'Ivoire

UK registered office: E12000008

Marie Stopes International

Charity number 265543

09/05/1973

Latest income £296,849,000

[Dec 2018]

Marie Stopes International provides women around the world with a range of quality sexual and reproductive health services. Our expert teams offer a full range of methods of contraception and access to safe abortion services and post-abortion care through over 600 centres, 2,900 private providers in our franchise network, and outreach teams who travel to more than 30,000 hard to reach locations.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Australia, Mexico, Mongolia, Austria, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Romania, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, United States, Vietnam, Yemen, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Timor-Leste, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Ethiopia, Ghana and India

UK registered office: E12000007

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution

Charity number 209603

27/03/1963

Latest income £192,214,000

[Dec 2018]

To save lives, promote safety and rescue service efficiency, and provide relief from disaster at sea and on inland and flood waters; to advance the education of the public in matters relating to sea, inland and flood water safety, and in the history and heritage of the Institution; to relieve/assist those who have been involved in saving lives at sea and on inland and flood waters in any capacity.

Makes grants

Work in Ireland, Bangladesh, Tanzania, Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey

UK registered office: E12000009

Leonard Cheshire Disability

Charity number 218186

10/07/1985

Latest income £162,022,000

[Mar 2019]

To provide effective and efficient community based services to disabled people that respond to their preferences; campaign in partnership with disabled people, allies and supporters for a society that provides equality to disabled people; raise resources to support delivery of strategic objectives; achieve this through a well run organisation with reference to our values and good practice.

Work in Kenya, Liberia, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, China, India and Indonesia

UK registered office: E12000007

Aga Khan Foundation (united Kingdom)

Charity number 266518

04/12/1973

Latest income £159,786,000

[Dec 2018]

The AKF(UK) is an affiliate of the International Aga Khan Foundation and part of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). the principal activity of the Charity is to promote and provide for the advancement of education, health, rural development, the environment and support to civil society organisations for the public benefit.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Madagascar, Mali, Mozambique, Pakistan, Portugal, Bangladesh, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Uganda, Egypt, India and Côte d'Ivoire

UK registered office: E12000007

The Al-Ansari Foundation

Charity number 1146862

12/04/2012

Latest income £158,791,000

[Mar 2019]

The Al-Ansari Foundation operates its projects in Zanzibar Island,Tanzania, Africa. Activities are focused on providing education, food, water, shelter and Livelihood Programmes to families with young children and orphans. Our main work has consisted of orphan sponsorship's, building of schools and madrasahs in rural areas of Zanzibar where children are learning under trees and makeshift huts.

Work in Tanzania

UK registered office: E12000007

International Rescue Committee, U.K

Charity number 1065972

20/11/1997

Latest income £143,671,000

[Sep 2018]

The International Rescue Committee UK is an independent British charity, established in 1997 as part of the International Rescue Committee network. the IRC provides emergency relief, protection of human rights, post-conflict reconstruction, resettlement assistance & advocacy to those uprooted or affected by violent conflict, oppression and natural disaster in countries around the world.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Mali, Myanmar, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Bangladesh, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, United States, Yemen, Serbia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zimbabwe, South Sudan, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Ethiopia, Greece, Iraq, Italy and Côte d'Ivoire

UK registered office: E12000007

Age UK

Charity number 1128267

25/02/2009

Latest income £127,790,000

[Mar 2019]

Age UK aims to create a world where older people can live their lives free from poverty, isolation and neglect. It raises awareness of issues affecting older people in the UK and overseas, researches and campaigns for changes in policy and practice, and offers practical support to disadvantaged older people. It is funded by individuals, companies and trusts.

Makes grants

Work in Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa, Bangladesh, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Albania, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Ukraine, Vietnam, Yemen, Serbia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zimbabwe, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Bosnia and Herzegovina, South Sudan, China, Colombia, Ethiopia, Haiti and India

UK registered office: E12000007

Wateraid

Charity number 288701

22/02/1984

Latest income £91,393,000

[Mar 2019]

WaterAid is an international not-for-profit, determined to make clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone, everywhere within a generation. Only by tackling these three essentials in ways that last can people change their lives for good.

Makes grants

Work in Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Bangladesh, Eswatini, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia and Ghana

UK registered office: E12000007

The Institute of Physics

Charity number 293851

21/03/1986

Latest income £72,305,000

[Dec 2018]

Implementation of various projects aimed to promote the advancement and dissemination of a knowledge and education in the science of physics, pure and applied. Communicating importance of physics to all audiences, increasing awareness of and participation in physics. Maintaining and increasing membership.

Work in Ireland, Singapore, Tanzania, France, Germany and Italy

UK registered office: E12000007

WWF - UK

Charity number 1081247

23/06/2000

Latest income £67,631,000

[Jun 2018]

WWF-UK's mission is to stop the degradation of the planet's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature by conserving the world's biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable and reducing pollution and wasteful consumption.

Makes grants

Work in Kenya, Malaysia, Australia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Paraguay, Ireland, Russia, Rwanda, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Uganda, United States, Belgium, Vietnam, Zambia, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Colombia, Estonia, Fiji, France, Gabon, Germany, India, Indonesia and Italy

UK registered office: E12000008

The Gatsby Charitable Foundation

Charity number 251988

05/04/1967

Latest income £65,083,000

[Apr 2019]

MAKE CHARITABLE GRANTS

Makes grants

Work in Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, United States and Israel

UK registered office: E12000007

Care International UK

Charity number 292506

23/08/1985

Latest income £65,079,000

[Jun 2019]

CARE International is a global Charity dedicated to ending poverty. We work in 87 of the poorest countries worldwide. We aim for long-term impact through our humanitarian and development work.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Jordan, Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Turkey, Uganda, Vanuatu, Belgium, Yemen, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Timor-Leste, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Bolivia, Brazil, Burundi, Cambodia, Ecuador, Egypt, Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Haiti, India, Indonesia and Côte d'Ivoire

UK registered office: E12000007

World Vision UK

Charity number 285908

06/01/1983

Latest income £64,584,409

[Sep 2018]

World Vision UK is an international Christian children's charity working to bring hope to millions of children in the world's hardest places. Our work involves long-term sustainable development programmes focused on children, their families & communities; relief and rehabilitation in response to humanitarian emergencies and advocacy to challenge the policies and practices that perpetuate poverty.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Jordan, Kenya, Armenia, Lebanon, Malawi, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Pakistan, Philippines, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Bangladesh, Sudan, Albania, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Timor-Leste, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Angola, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia and Iraq

UK registered office: E12000008

Voluntary Service Overseas

Charity number 313757

14/02/1962

Latest income £63,027,000

[Mar 2019]

VSO IS the WORLD's LEADING INDEPENDENT INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY WORKING for CHANGE THROUGH VOLUNTEERS. VSO BRINGS PEOPLE TOGETHER to SHARE SKILLS, CREATIVITY and LEARNING to BUILD A FAIRER WORLD. VSO HAS PROGRAMMES in OVER TWENTY DEVELOPING COUNTRIES FOCUSING ON DELIVERING SUSTAINABLE CHANGE in THREE THEMATIC AREAS: EDUCATION, HEALTH and SECURE LIVELIHOODS.

Work in Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Ireland, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Bangladesh, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Ghana and India

UK registered office: E12000007

The Children's Investment Fund Foundation (UK)

Charity number 1091043

12/03/2002

Latest income £54,294,273

[Dec 2018]

The CHILDREN's INVESTMENT FUND FOUNDATION IS AN INDEPENDENT PHILANTHROPIC ORGANISATION, WORKING with PARTNERS to TRANSFORM the LIVES of POOR and VULNERABLE CHILDREN in DEVELOPING COUNTRIES. USING DATA and EVIDENCE for IMPACT AT SCALE, CIFF's FOCUS AREAS INCLUDE CHILDREN and MOTHERS' HEALTH and NUTRITION, CHILDREN's EDUCATION and WELFARE, and SMART WAYS to SLOWDOWN CLIMATE CHANGE.

Makes grants

Work in Japan, Kenya, Malawi, Australia, Mexico, Austria, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Peru, Ireland, South Africa, Bangladesh, Switzerland, Tanzania, Uganda, United States, Zimbabwe, Brazil, Canada, China, Czechia, Denmark, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, India and Italy

UK registered office: E12000007

Actionaid

Charity number 274467

28/10/1972

Latest income £49,600,000

[Dec 2018]

ActionAid UK is part of an international federation working in 44 countries. We provide support and humanitarian assistance to people living in poverty and on the margins of survival. Together we demand action at local, national and international level. We don't walk away until we've achieved lasting change.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Australia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Nigeria, Peru, Philippines, Ireland, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sweden, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Uganda, United States, Vanuatu, Belgium, Vietnam, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Brazil, Burundi, Cambodia, Denmark, Ecuador, Ethiopia, France, The Gambia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti and India

UK registered office: E12000007

Compassion UK Christian Child Development

Charity number 1077216

27/08/1999

Latest income £44,463,000

[Jun 2019]

To advance the christian faith in all or any part of the world. the relief of poverty, suffering or distress amongst children. the education and training of children. the development of children to social and spiritual maturity.

Makes grants

Work in Kenya, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras and Indonesia

UK registered office: E12000008

The Donkey Sanctuary

Charity number 264818

26/03/1973

Latest income £42,306,000

[Dec 2018]

To PROVIDE RESCUE HOMES and TREATMENT for DONKEYS, MULES and OTHER SUCH ANIMALS, and to PREVENT CRUELTY to SUCH ANIMALS THROUGH PROMOTING HUMANE BEHAVIOUR TOWARDS THEM. ENHANCING PEOPLE's LIVES THROUGH WORKING with DONKEYS and MULES and BRINGING ENJOYMENT INTO the LIVES of CHILDREN and ADULTS with ADDITIONAL NEEDS.

Makes grants

Work in Jamaica, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, Pakistan, Portugal, Ireland, Romania, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Albania, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Brazil, Cameroon, China, Cyprus, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Greece, India, Italy and Côte d'Ivoire

UK registered office: E12000009

Mission Aviation Fellowship International

Charity number 1058226

24/09/1996

Latest income £41,417,730

[Dec 2018]

MAF International uses light aircraft transform the lives of some of the world's most isolated people in need. Working in partnership with hundreds of other Christian and humanitarian organisations, MAF International delivers help, hope and healing to remote and inaccessible communities in the developing world.

Work in Afghanistan, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Australia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Uganda, Timor-Leste, South Sudan, Chad, Denmark, Finland, Germany and India

UK registered office: E12000008

BBC Media Action

Charity number 1076235

23/06/1999

Latest income £37,682,000

[Mar 2019]

BBC Media Action uses media and communication to reduce poverty and promote human rights, thereby enabling people to build better lives. We work in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East and Central Asia. We have three main thematic areas: health, governance and humanitarian, and two subsidiary areas: education/livelihoods and climate.

Work in Afghanistan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, North Macedonia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Bangladesh, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Belarus, Ukraine, Vietnam, Zambia, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Algeria, Cambodia, China, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia and Iraq

UK registered office: E12000007

The Power of Nutrition

Charity number 1160373

06/02/2015

Latest income £36,806,000

[Dec 2018]

The POWER of NUTRITION IS WORKING to TRANSFORM CHILDREN?S NUTRITION OUTCOMES, SAVE LIVES and PROTECT CHILDREN BY: (1) UNLOCKING FINANCING for NUTRITION FROM NEW and NON-TRADITIONAL FUNDING SOURCES; and (2) MAKING CHARITABLE INVESTMENTS (GRANTS) to SCALE UP QUALITY, HIGH-IMPACT CHILD and MATERNAL NUTRITION PROGRAMMES in SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA and ASIA.

Makes grants

Work in Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Bangladesh, Eswatini, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Ethiopia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India and Indonesia

UK registered office: E12000007

Penny Appeal

Charity number 1128341

02/03/2009

Latest income £33,154,376

[Apr 2019]

Penny Appeal provides poverty relief across Asia, the Middle East and Africa, with dedicated programmes to help the poor and needy by building wells, caring for orphans, providing nutritious food, delivering emergency aid in response to crisis situations and providing healthcare. Penny Appeal also works in the UK to help homeless people and women who have experienced domestic abuse.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Kenya, Lebanon, Mali, Mauritania, Australia, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Azerbaijan, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United States, Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Greece, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Indonesia, Iraq and Israel

UK registered office: E12000003

Camfed International

Charity number 1029161

26/11/1993

Latest income £31,952,605

[Dec 2018]

Camfed tackles poverty and inequality by supporting girls to go to school and succeed, and empowering young women to step up as leaders of change. Camfed invests in girls and women in the poorest rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa, where girls face acute disadvantage. and where their empowerment is now transforming communities.

Makes grants

Work in Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, United States, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Ghana

UK registered office: E12000006

Ivcc

Charity number 1128437

05/03/2009

Latest income £28,772,000

[Jul 2018]

The IVCC is a Product Development Partnership (PDP) established as a not for profit company and registered charity to overcome the barriers to innovation in the development of new insecticides for public health vector control and to develop information systems and tools which will enable new and existing pesticides to be used more effectively.

Makes grants

Work in Japan, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Australia, Mexico, Mozambique, Netherlands, Norway, Ireland, Rwanda, Senegal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Benin, Burkina Faso, Canada, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Israel and Côte d'Ivoire

UK registered office: E12000002

Girl Effect

Charity number 1141155

04/04/2011

Latest income £26,175,230

[May 2019]

Girl Effect delivers results for girls through a unique combination of expertise on and learning from adolescent girls; communications; innovation; and influencing to take action to scale. It develops widespread social communications to inspire and engage girls, and shape how societies view and value girls. It also informs and influences decision makers to invest in programmes that benefit girls.

Makes grants

Work in Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, India and Indonesia

UK registered office: E12000007

The National Deaf Children's Society

Charity number 1016532

21/01/1993

Latest income £23,048,000

[Mar 2019]

NDCS is the national charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people We represent the interests and campaign for the rights of all deaf children and young people from birth until they reach independence. NDCS supports the deaf child through the family as well as directly supporting deaf children and young people themselves.

Makes grants

Work in Kenya, Peru, Ireland, Bangladesh, Tanzania, Uganda, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and India

UK registered office: E12000007

Concern Worldwide (UK)

Charity number 1092236

28/05/2002

Latest income £22,287,823

[Dec 2018]

Concern Worldwide (UK) is an international humanitarian organisation specialising in tackling hunger in the world's poorest countries. Our mission is to help people living in extreme poverty achieve major improvements in their lives. Working in partnership we help them bring about long-lasting change and realise their basic human rights; to food, health, education and ultimately a life of dignity.

Makes grants

Work in Afghanistan, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nepal, Niger, North Korea, Pakistan, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Bangladesh, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, South Sudan, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Ethiopia, Haiti and India

UK registered office: E12000007

Helpage International

Charity number 288180

17/11/1983

Latest income £21,996,000

[Mar 2019]

HelpAge International's vision is a world in which all older people fulfil their potential to lead dignified, active, healthy and secure lives. We work with our partners to ensure that people everywhere understand how much older people contribute to society and that they must enjoy their right to healthcare, social services and economic and physical security.

Makes grants

Work in Jamaica, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Moldova, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Ukraine, Vietnam, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Bolivia, South Sudan, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Ethiopia, Haiti, India and Iraq

UK registered office: E12000007

Birdlife International

Charity number 1042125

19/11/1994

Latest income £21,837,995

[Dec 2018]

BirdLife International is a Partnership acting for birds, for priority sites, for the environment and for people. Over ten million people support the BirdLife International Partnership of non-governmental conservation organisations (Partners) and local networks. the BirdLife International Partners work together on shared priorities, programmes, and policies to deliver real conservation results.

Makes grants

Work in Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Singapore, Tanzania, Belgium, Cambodia, Ecuador, Fiji and Ghana

UK registered office: E12000006