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World Health Organization
For overall information on global health problems and projects, including reports by the WHO Commission on Macroeconomics and Health, see the organization's Web site at www.who.int.

United Nations Children's Fund
The US Fund for UNICEF
333 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016
Toll-free: 1-800-FOR-KIDS (1-800-367-5437)
UNICEF focuses on vaccinations and other preventive care for children and women.

Doctors without Borders / Medecins sans Frontieres
PO Box 1869
Merrifield, VA 22116-9644
Toll-free: 1-888-392-0392
Doctors Without Borders, through its affiliates in Holland and France, operates various medical programs in Cambodia.

World Vision
PO Box 9716
Federal Way, WA 98063-9716
Toll-free: 1-800-777-5777
Operates primary health care programs in several developing countries.

Cambodian Health Committee
c/o Center for Blood Research
800 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-278-3464
A small Cambodian-based organization that runs an acclaimed tuberculosis treatment in Svay Rieng, one of the most isolated and impoverished provinces in the country.

Sihanouk Hospital Center of Hope
c/o Hope Worldwide
353 West Lancaster Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone: 610-254-8800
This Phnom Penh hospital is among the most advanced in Cambodia. Built by the Japanese, Sihanouk/Center of Hope is staffed by physicians and other health professionals of Hope Worldwide. Offers free or nominal cost medical care to all comers and, just as critically, provides training for Cambodian doctors, nurses, and medical techniciians.

Catholic Relief Services
PO Box 17090
Baltimore, MD 21203-7090
Toll-free: 1-800-724-2530
Catholic Relief Service's medical work in Cambodia is centered on Battambang Province, hard hit by civil war, and focuses on strengthening government health care services while helping villagers build community-based health organizations.

The Pendulum Project
1770 Massachusetts Ave.
Box 625
Cambridge, MA 02140
The Pendulum Project, a Boston-based non-profit group, funds several grassroots programs in Malawi. Donations can be sent by mail or online.

Kaunda Children of Africa Foundation
Waza F. Kaunda, CEO Projects
21a Serval Road Kabulonga,
Lusaka, Zambia.
The foundation supports Kaunda's clinic in Zambia. Donations can be made by mail or online and the money earmarked for the Kaunda children

Save the Children
54 Wilton Road
Westport, CT 06880
or 1-800-728-3843
The organization operates programs for children in 45 countries, including Guatemala.

Pro Redes
2a Avendida 15-37, zona 10
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Pro Redes is a non-profit group helping Guatemalan doctors and nurses organize health and education outreach programs in rural Guatemala.

World Education, Inc.
44 Farnsworth Street
Boston, MA 02210-1211
Phone: 617-482-9485
World Education is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of the poor through health and literacy and social development programs.

John Snow, Inc.
44 Farnsworth Street
Boston, MA 02210-1211 www.jsi.com
JSI works in over 26 countries worldwide, including Guatemala, Russia, and Zambia, to John Snow, Inc. (JSI) to improve the health of individuals and communities. JSI's goal is to build local capacity to address critical health problems.