New organizations decided to join us recently and we would like to share with you our new members!
For the first time, we have an Australian organization in our network! Friends of the Earth works in projects for environment and social justice. They participated in many differents campaigns: anti-nuclear, climate change, forestryfor the anti-nuclear campaign, supporting Aboriginal Traditional Owners fighting plans to impose a nuclear waste dump on their land. You can read more in their web site: www.foe.org.au
Secondly, two new organizations from Italy join us, also the first time that we have members from this country!
Associazione Umanitaria Yra: This organization from Lucca, (Tuscany) has projects In Belarus, they take care of children, also children with disabilities, and they bring all of them to Italy for a recuperative holidays. They have more projects and sport exchanges between Belarus and Italy.
Members from Italy in Geseke Conference
Centro Nazionale per il Volontariato: They are the National organization of volunteers in Italy.They are working in various projects, all of them about volunteering. They have an important impact in Italy, and now want to continue with their action in Europe. Here you can see their web site: http://www.centrovolontariato.net and also facebook page: Facebook Centro Nazionale per il Volontariato
Centro Nazionale per il Volontariato
From Portugal, ACLIS, brings to Portugal a group of children from Chernobyl. During the month in which children are in Portugal, they will regain health and be in " vacation" .Riding, beach, pool, jogging in the park, healthy food, family atmosphere are some of the benefits that these children will have this month, quite different from what they are used. Here you can see their projects: http://aclis.org/
A representative from Portugal with ICN members
And finally from France other organization joined us: 26th of April Appeal. You can see the newsletter in different languages! And also their group in facebook 26th of April Appeal Facebook
Andrè Larivière, 26th of April Appeal
We are so glad to have you finally in ICN!!Welcome!