Corruption which is a growing cancer, poverty which is faced in most parts of the world, conflict especially between nations, protecting human rights worldwide not forgetting animal rights and countering climate change these are what are the key factors focused on by the reputable organization,Avaaz who’s main aim is global activism. With its outspoken reputation here are some of the facts about the organization.
In its 5th year in experience, Avaaz which is considered the most powerful online activist network with its origination from New York the international organization surely ought to be a service oriented organization which Delivers.
The whole ideology behind its founding,is to close the gap between the world we have and the world most people want. The above, they intend to do in various ways which they already have employed such as petition,demonstration and supporting independent press in conflict areas.
It was founded by mainly groups such as Res Publica and MoveOn.org and individuals who are highly recognized including the president Ricken Patel the secritary Tom Pravda, the chairman,Eli Pariser, David Madden, Jeremy Heimans and Andrea Woodhouse.
The organization strives to be independent in terms of funding as proven by the treasurer Ben Brandzel that since 2009 Avaaz hasn’t taken donations from foundations or corporations but instead relies on the generosity of members.
Its global campaigns selection process is managed by a team of campaigners with vast experience and diversity from over 30 countries including UK and India who use mainly email to communicate and campaign tactics such as online public petitions videos and email-your-leader tools and occasionally advertisements.
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