COVID19 Campaign - Joining Organizations

 

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COVID19 Campaign - Joining Organizations

Take action with us in cities and communities to address the challenges of the pandemic in solidarity with the most vulnerable while building resilience. #TakeAction4Cities
 
TOTAL: 60 Organizations (updated on 26/05/20)
 
        
ActionAid India (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization
Country: India
Areas of action:
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
- Immediate relief in informal settlements
- Distribution of health information
- Distribution of food parcels and hygiene kits
- Digital community platform set up for sharing information about Covid-19
Learn about their actions:
Arcadis NV (learn more)
Type of organization: Private sector
Country: Global
Areas of action: 
- Shelter program helpdesk;
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
 
 
Aesthetic Community Design (Learn more)
Type of Organization: Grassroot organization
Country:  Pakistan
Areas Of Action:
- Social distancing education
Learn about their actions:
Providing recycled cans on streets of under privileged areas for reinforcing sanitising and cleanliness practices.
 
Agencia Promotora de Iniciativas de Desarrollo (APID) (learn more)
Type of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Dominican Republic
Areas Of Action:
- Empowering women to drive COVID-19 changes in Vulnerable Urban Communities
Learn about their actions:
Generate practical solutions that contribute to improving the COVID-19 situation in vulnerable urban communities
Agencia de Energía del Estado de Puebla (AEEP) (Learn more)
Type of organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  México
Areas of action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
Delivery of packages with food and hygiene products in their households in Puebla.
 
 
 

 

Al-rafd organisation for economic development (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Irak
Areas of action:
- Sanitation
Learn about their actions:
Carrying out and implementing automatic sterilization devices for people entering hospitals to limit the transmission of the Corona virus and to protect society from it. 
ALSTE 14 (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Academia/Universities/Research Institutions
Country:  Indonesia
Areas Of Action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
Food supply in Semarang City in 50 neighboorhoods: https://www.instagram.com/alste2014/
 
Asia-Pacific Urban Designers (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Indonesia
Areas Of Action:
- Medical (self protection) equipments
Learn about their actions:
We collect donation money to buy Medical (self protection) equipments, and give them to those who need.
Black Coffee Network (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Grassroot organization
Country:  Kenya
Areas Of Action:
- Sanitation for the youth
Learn about their actions:
Promoting Personal Hygiene and Social distancing
 
 
Center for community organization and development (CCODE) (learn more)
Type of Organization: Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Malawi
Areas Of Action:
- Handwashing
Learn about their actions:
Advocacy on coronavirus in Lilongwe:
Christian Aid  (learn more)
Type of Organization: Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Global
Areas Of Action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
Minimise the risk of COVID-19 spread to communities, mitigate the poverty and social impacts, modify existing humanitarian and development programmes
 
Club Serres for UNESCO (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Greece
Areas Of Action:
- Education, psychological support
Learn about their actions:
online educational and awareness raising activities for students,  capacity building for young people, educational material for teachers, psychological services for covid-19 social distancing impact
Commonwealth Association of Planners (learn more)
Type of organization: NGO
Country: Global
Areas of action: 
- Planning;
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
Compass Housing Services (learn more)
Type of organization:  NGO
Country: Australia
Areas of action:
- Housing, shelter
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
COVID-19: Community Support Group Pirojpur (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Grassroot organization
Country:   Bengladesh
Areas Of Action:
- Social distancing practices
Learn about their actions:
neighborhood support in Pirojpur district
CNJUR International (learn more)
Type of organization: Private Sector
Country: Malaysia
Areas of action:
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
DHAGAGIA SOCIAL WELFARE SOCIETY  (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization
Country:  India
Areas Of Action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
Dreamtown (learn more)
Type of organization: NGO
Country: Denmark
Areas of action: 
- Handwashing in slums
Learn about their actions:
Direction of Chihuahua State Transportation (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  Mexico
Areas of Action:
- Mobility, transport
Learn about their actions:
Advocacy and training for drivers about cleaning methods and forms, distancing, reduced capacity, use of reduced hours, special equipment and free transportation for medical workers from homes to hospital with requests for support financial to entrepreneurs.
ENDA TM (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization
Country:  Senegal
Areas Of Action:
- Shelter security
Learn about their actions:
Support to communities of Louga, Thies and Pikine.
 
 
 
Escola Privada EB Simão Gomes - Buba (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Academia/Universities/Research Institutions
Country:  Guinea-Bissau
Areas of Action:
- Education
Learn about their actions:
The virtual school allows communities to continue education of children during the pandemic.
FAMILY MEALS (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Madrid, Spain
Areas Of Action:
- Education, Sustainabiility,Women Empowerment, Values, Employment
Learn about their actions:
educational employment programs for vulnerable families, based on a food supply program
First Main Films (learn more)
Type of organization: Media
Country: U.S.A
Areas of action: 
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
 
Globalizateradio (learn more)
Type of organization: Media
Country: Dominican Republic
Areas of action: 
- Dissemination of key messages on local radio
Learn about their actions:
Programme on migrants (#MigrantesEnCasa)
Global Eco foundation (Learn more)
Type of organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  India,Bihar
Areas of action:
- Sanitation
Learn about their actions:
Awareness
 
Health literacy zambia (Learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Lusaka, zambia
Areas of action:
- Health care
Learn about their actions:
Educate communities on safe health practices against COVID-19
Habitat for Humanity (learn more)
Type of organization: NGO
Country: Global
Areas of action:
Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
 
Huairou Commission (learn more)
Type of organization: Grassroots Organization
Country: Global
Areas of action: 
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability (learn more)
Type of organization: Inter-governmental Organization
Country: Germany
Areas of action:
-  Dissemination of key messages
Learn about their actions:
 
Institut Paris Region (learn more)
Type of organization: Academia
Country: France
Areas of action: 
- Mapping
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
Instituto Municipal de Planeación de Uruapan, Michoacán (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  Mexico
Areas Of Action:
- Sanitation
Learn about their actions:
Providing data to local government and local business organizations to respond to the pandemic:
 
INTERNATIONAL ALTERNATIVE MEDICAL COUNCIL (IAMC) (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization
Country:  Pakistan
Areas Of Action:
- Health care
Learn about their actions:
Health and safety measures 
 
 
ISOCARP (learn more)
Type of organization: Inter-governmental Organization
Country: The Netherlands
Areas of action: 
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
İstanbul Tourism Platform (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  Turkey
Areas Of Action:
- Supporting health workers
Learn about their actions:
Providing accommodations for 2000 health workers.
Morya Samajik Pratishthan (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization
Country:  India
Areas Of Action:
- Health care
Learn about their actions:
Free medical Clinic for communities
 
 
Mathare Slums Community Association (learn more)
Type of organization: Grassroot Organisation
Country: Kenya
Areas of action: 
- Food packages distribution in Mathare
Learn about their actions:
Photos: HERE
Facebook: HERE
Mujeres, Democracia y Ciudadanía A.C. (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Grassroot organization
Country:  México
Areas Of Action:
- Water supply in communities
Learn about their actions:
Municipio de El Llano, del Estado de Aguascalientes (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  Mexico
Areas Of Action:
- Water supply in communities
Learn about their actions:
Metropolis by UCLG (learn more)
Type of organization: Media
Country: Spain
Areas of action: 
-  Dissemination of key messages
Learn about their actions:
Municipal Association of Bangladesh-MAB (learn more)
Type of organization: Local and Regional Government
Country:  Bangladesh
Areas of action:
- Social distancing practices
Learn about their actions:
To aware of the citizens for maintaining social distancing
Spraying of antiseptic water in the street
Arrangements of handwashing within the Municipalities etc
n´UNDO (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country: Spain
Areas of action:
- Facilities IPC
Learn about their actions:
The construction of hospitals and emergency centres aims to isolate mild and moderate patients, providing them healthcare and preventing the outbreak to spread. These centres must have an adequate design, specific for infection diseases, where routes, distributions and barriers are essential for the control and prevention of infections and to protect from the virus.
ODS RN project by Wopeen (learn more)  
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country: Brazil
Areas of action:
- Information on social distance practices; handwashing; security and domestic violence. In addition to action to help people with food supplies.
Learn about their actions:
We share guidelines on how people can protect themselves from the coronavirus, including those who are at risk groups - the activities are also carried out in partnership with health professionals. 
 
 
 
 
 
Participatory Development Action Program (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Bangladesh
Areas of action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
Selected our beneficiaries and needy people of poor community and provided.
Polycom Development (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society Organization
Country: Kenya
Areas of action: 
Food supply and partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
Practical Action (learn more)
Type of organization: NGO
Country: United Kingdom
Areas of action:
- Advocacy and support to informal settlements
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
Plan International  (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Bangladesh
Areas Of Action:
- Handwashing
Learn about their actions:

Radius Global Cities Network (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Academia/Universities/Research Institutions
Country:  Malaysia
Areas Of Action:
- Providing food to refugee and impoverished urban communities
Learn about their actions:
Provide financial support and networking.
 
 
 
Red Dot Foundation (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society organization
Country:
Areas of action:
- Safety
- Inclusive cities
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
RESCUE HEALTH INITIATIVE AFRICA  (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Nigeria
Areas Of Action:
- Safety, domestic violence
Learn about their actions:
To Raise awareness on Domestic Violence and Sexual and Gender Based Violence
Rise India Foundation (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Mumbai, Kishanganj - India
Areas Of Action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
 
Start Somewhere (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Kenya
Areas Of Action:
- Shelter security
Learn about their actions:
Providing shelter in informal settlements.
Startright Child Development Initiative SCDI Africa (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization
Country:  Nigeria
Areas Of Action:
- Food supply
Learn about their actions:
Provision of food relief, mosquito net and hand sanitizers.
 
Smartly (learn more)
Type of organization: Private Sector
Country: USA/ Argentina
Areas of action: Social Entrepreneurship on the SDGs and Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
Sulabh International Social Service Organisation (learn more)
Type of organization: Civil Society organization
Country: India
Areas of action: 
- Hand washing and best sanitation practices in informal settlements
- Hospital preparedness
Learn about their actions:
 
University of Portsmouth (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Academia/Universities/Research Institutions
Country:  Kenya
Areas Of Action:
- Sensitisation campaign using arts-based actions
Learn about their actions:
Urban Studies Lab (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Academia/Universities/Research Institutions
Country: Thailand
Areas Of Action:
- Relief operation (supply distribution, sanitation, micro financing)
Learn about their actions:
Un Techo para mi pais México Ac (learn more)
Type of organization: NGO
Country: Mexico
Areas of action:
- Installation of water collection systems in 19 communities
Learn about their actions
 
 
Urban Synergies Group (learn more)
Type Of Organization: Civil Society Organization / Non-Governmental Organizations
Country:  Australia, Sierra Leone
Areas Of Action:
- public space
Learn about their actions:
 
World Evangelical Alliance (learn more)
Type of organization
Country:
Areas of action:
- Partner of the COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus Series
Learn about their actions:
 
Zimbabwe Parents of Handicapped  Children Association (learn more)
Type of organization: Grassroot organization
Country:  Harare Zimbabwe
Areas of action:
- Food supply