Emerging Initiatives

Kids in Need of Defense

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Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) is an international organization focused on unaccompanied children’s legal rights, safety, and wellbeing throughout their migration journeys. This grant to KIND supports emergency response for critical legal and psychosocial support to Ukrainian children fleeing war in their home country. The grant also supports KIND’s efforts to prevent family separation and promote family reunification for these children, and to advocate for their robust protection in EU member states.

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2022 - 2023


Climate Mental Health Network and the National Environmental Education Foundation

Create K-12 interventions to address the climate mental health crisis amongst youth

2022 - 2023

Turkey, Middle East

International Network For Aid Relief and Assistance

Providing Medical Care for Refugee Children in Turkey and the Middle East

2022 - 2024


Cohort 2040

Support emerging environmental leaders across sectors with the inner and outer skills to better anticipate and respond to the climate crisis

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