Humanist Institute for Co-operation with Developing Countries
Humanist Institute for Co-operation with Developing Countries (hivos) "is a Dutch non-governmental organisation inspired by humanist values. Together with local organisations in developing countries, Hivos seeks to contribute to a free, fair and sustainable world in which citizens - women and men - have equal access to the resources and opportunities for their development. And where they can actively and equally participate in decision-making processes that determine their lives, their society and their future." 
"Hivos supports aprox. 825 local NGOs with political and financial support. These partners are spread over 35 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Southeast Europe."