apopo-for-people-2013.jpg

NGO Representatives:

Joe V., Amelia ., Lee B.

NGO Overview, Mission, and Purpose: What We Are About and Who We Help:

Stands for Anti-Personnel Landmines Detection Product Development

APOPO is a social enterprise that researches, develops and implements detection rats technology for humanitarian purposes such as Mine Action and Tuberculosis detection. APOPO is a Belgian NGO, with headquarters in Tanzania and operations in Mozambique, Thailand, Angola and Cambodia.
apopo-1-2013.jpg
Apopo Handout, I!


Our vision
To solve pressing humanitarian challenges with detection rats technology.
Our mission
To develop detection rats technology to provide solutions for global problems and inspire positive social change.
Our core values
  • Quality - Demonstrating and promoting high standards in research, design, training and implementation of detection rats technology
  • Social Transformation - Developing skills, creating jobs, improving socio-economic and environmental conditions, releasing land for development, and combating public health issues
  • Innovation - Pioneering creative research and innovative solutions within a participatory learning culture
  • Diversity - Embracing diversity in all facets of the organization with respect to age, gender, religion, sexual orientation, physical abilities, nationality or ethnicity


NGO Organization Details and Location: Headquarters and Global Outreach

SUA-APOPO Administrative Headquarters and Research and Training CenterSokoine University of Agriculture Main CampusTiba RoadPO Box 3078 Morogoro,Tanzania +255 23 2600 635apopo@apopo.org

APOPO vzw
Gratiekapelstraat 12
2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
03/265.40.56
apopo@apopo.org

APOPO Head of Mine Action
+95 94500 60395
tekimiti.gilbert@apopo.org
apopo-2-2013.jpg
Apopo Handout, II!


APOPO Mine Action Liaisons Office Geneva+33 450 413 936+33 613 204 003kjersti.tokle.fjellhaug@apopo.org

APOPO Mine Action Program Mozambique
PO Box 649
Maputo, Mozambique
+258 827 273 378
tess.tewelde@apopo.org

APOPO TB project Mozambique
Faculdade de Veterinária
Ave Moçambique km 1,5
+258 823 232 220
emilio.valverde@apopo.org

APOPO Mine Action Program ThailandTMAC Building, Room 206
183 Songprapa Road, Sigun
Donmuang, Bangkok, Thailand
+95 94500 60395
tekimiti.gilbert@apopo.org

Media and Communications
Tanzania
+255 23 2600 635
bina.emanvel@apopo.org

HeroRAT Adoption Program
herorats@apopo.org

NGO Job Openings: Who, Why, Where, When, and for How Much?

Open call for applications

We're looking for anyone who wants to help. Should they have experience in Tuberculosis research, then all the better. If you are interested in APOPO then please see the following link for an application.
APOPO Applicants

Why You Should Join Us...

At APOPO, we have the passion and the commitment to bring ever-lasting change to the world. We believe that big impact can be achieved only when innovative solutions combine with a focus on local communities. We want to protect others with this simple yet effective initiative of training rats to help in the safety of society. If you want to be part of something revolutionizing and out of the ordinary, you should join APOPO.

Our NGO Website:

http://apopo.org/en/

Cite Your Sources:

http://apopo.org/en/