Global Rights Defenders is a Canadian NGO that advocates for refugee and human rights worldwide. In its mission to support the self-reliance of refugee and vulnerable communities, GRD is committed to reducing poverty, improving economic and gender equity, and advocating for policy change.
HER International works toward the advancement of education and educational opportunities for people living in poverty in Canada and abroad, by increasing relevant knowledge, abilities and life skills of individuals and family members, with a focus on helping girls and women when doing so.
Not Just Tourists moves Canada's surplus medical supplies to remote medical clinics overseas. Through volunteers, NJT strives to: (1) change the way people travel and enable ordinary tourists to become humanitarians; (2) prevent the waste of usable medical supplies and get them to those in most need.