Categories: ANIMALSHEALTHCARE

APOPO (D)

About APOPO

APOPO is a non-profit organization with Belgian roots. For 20 years they have tackled landmines or tuberculosis around the world. APOPO provides a low-tech, cost-efficient solution to pressing humanitarian challenges. APOPO’s innovative scent detection technology has a massive potential to relieve human suffering and promote development when deployed in the fight against tuberculosis and landmines, as well as other applications under development.

When integrated into conventional methods the HeroRATs help speed up landmine and tuberculosis detection. They also present a massive potential to help fight other global issues.

APOPO Mission

To develop detection rats technology to provide solutions for global problems and inspire positive social change.

Core Values:

  • Quality. Demonstrating and promoting high standards in research, design, training and implementation of detection rats technology.
  • Innovation. Pioneering creative research and innovative solutions within a participatory learning culture.
  • Social Tranfomation. Developing skills, creating jobs, improving socio-economic and environmental conditions, releasing land for development, and combating public health issues.
  • Diversity. Embracing diversity in all facets of the organization with respect to age, gender, religion, sexual orientation, physical abilities, nationality or ethnicity.

Strategic goals
APOPO saves lives through the deployment of detection rats technology:

  • Deploying cost-efficient mine action solutions in affected countries
  • Accelerating Tuberculosis diagnosis in high Tuberculosis – burden countries
  • Researching and developing innovative detection rats technology applications

Donate Bitcoin directly to APOPO:

Sharing is caring:

Share

You may also like:

HOPE worldwide (D)

HOPE worldwide is an international charity that changes lives through the compassion and commitment of… Read More

9 months ago

Reef Check (D)

Reef Check Foundation is an international non-profit organization dedicated to conservation of two ecosystems: tropical… Read More

9 months ago

Fabretto

Fabretto believes in the power of education to enable children and youth of Nicaragua to… Read More

9 months ago

HKwalls (D)

HKwalls is a non-profit arts organisation that aims to create opportunities for local and international… Read More

9 months ago

Rolda (D)

Rolda is a non profit organization who tirelessly work to provide humane solutions to the… Read More

9 months ago

One Hundred For Haiti

One Hundred For Haiti creates and supports long-term social development and human rights programs related… Read More

9 months ago