Chun Ry and family - helped by our HeroRATs HeroRAT and Lab Technician detecting tuberculosis RescueRAT with backpack HeroRAT working in the field, detecting landmines.

APOPO vzw

Org #806
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Staff Favorite Site Visit Verified
1998
year founded
$1,646,798
raised on GlobalGiving
16
years fundraising
6
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

APOPO's mission is to develop detection rats technology to provide solutions for global problems and inspire positive social change. APOPO's vision is to solve pressing humanitarian challenges with detection rats technology. Our core values are: 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 d... read more

Project Leaders
Christophe Cox
Christophe Cox
Charlie Richter
Charlie Richter
Bastian van Mierlo
Bastian van Mierlo
Chris Frantz
Chris Frantz
Emma Mortiboy
Emma Mortiboy
Javier Castillo
Javier Castillo
Team
Christophe Cox, Bart Rombaut, Dr. Negussie Beyene, Judith Karue, Dr. Joseph Soka, Dr. Cindy Fast, Robert Burny, Charlie Richter, Manuel J Agostinho, Emma L Mortiboy, Lily Shallom, Jen Yoder, Anna Bouchier, Michael Heiman, Tess Tewelde, Tefera Agizew, Javier Castillo
Organization Information
PO Box 3078
Morogoro, Tanzania 3078
Tanzania, United Republic of
+255 778 779 779
Organization Information
PO Box 3078
Morogoro, Tanzania 3078
Tanzania, United Republic of
+255 778 779 779

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Your latest HeroDOGs report!

By Emma Mortiboy | Public Fundraising

Welcome to your latest update on our incredible HeroDOGs!   We're excited to be sending you our latest update on the progress of your support and across the world, the HeroDOGs have... Read the full report ›

Update on your support of the incredible HeroRATs!

By Emma Mortiboy | Public Fundraising

Hello and welcome to your latest report on the work of the HeroRATs, whose work you generously support. Landmine Detection We are delighted to let you know that because of your help, we have achieved... Read the full report ›

Your latest HeroTREEs Report!

By Emma Mortiboy | Public Fundraising

Hello and welcome to your latest update on your incredible support of APOPO's HeroTREEs program! It has indeed been another exciting quarter for APOPO, our partner SAT and our HeroTREEs... Read the full report ›
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