Founded in 2007 Avaaz incorporates the principles of practical idealism with determination and courageous fortitude in its fight to achieve the higher good throughout the globe. Headquartered in the Manhattan Borough of New York Avaaz fights to bring to the forefront and change civil and social issues on a variety of scales. Whatever and wherever crisis arises Avaaz intervenes with the fortitude to make a difference whether in the regional, national, or global arena.
Over the past decade, Avaaz has launched over 3000 campaigns taking on issues such as the negative effects of climate change, human rights violations, animal rights abuses, corrupt governments and/or corporations, the struggles of poverty-stricken, and those caught in the midst conflict. Timing is key to effecting the multiple components related to addressing turning point issues. The utilization of technology makes possible for the core leadership and members of Avaaz to communicate pertinent details regarding potential campaign undertakings, organize member approved campaign issues and strategically mobilize member activists quickly and efficiently and more information click here.
Avaaz is a wholly member-funded democratic organization. Each member is able to choose whether or not to take part in any particular campaign issue. However, all of the issues undertaken by Avaaz are supported by the unifying convictions of its membership that as human beings we are privileged with responsibilities to each other, to future generations, and to the planet.” As stated by Avaaz Director Ricken Patel in an article published in an April 2011 issue of The Guardian, “We have no ideology per se. Our mission is to close the gap between the world we have and the world most people everywhere want. Idealists of the world unite!” and Avaaz’s lacrosse camp.
Avaaz welcomes citizens around the globe from all walks of life to take part in a variety of ways affecting meaningful impact wherever crisis arises.
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