Woord en Daad aims to overcome poverty by
sustainably transforming people and societies.
Together we create hope and lasting impact.

Woord en Daad connects people, communities, schools & educational centers, entrepreneurs, and local NGO’s worldwide. We are motivated by the Christian perspective of justice and compassion to realize a dignified existence for every individual.


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Launch event | Combat modern slavery in Ethiopia

After months of preparation, the day had finally come! On 5 October 2021, the official launch of our new project took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. In this project we will tackle the root causes of modern child slavery in Ethiopia.

Care for vulnerable young people in Ethiopia

This article is from the June edition of the Woord en Daad magazine ‘Werelddelen’

In Ethiopia,…

Annual Report 2020: Connected

Today we’re publishing our annual report 2020 with the theme ‘Connected’.  2020 was a year in…

Red Flags and Gods love

For us in Colombia, the first week of September marked the completion of one of the longest quarantines in the world.  Since March of this year, as in other parts of the world, the entire country went into a strict lock down due to COVID-19.   It was only a few days later that families living in impoverished areas began facing struggles to put food on the table.  Red pieces of cloth tied to doors and windows became a national sign that hunger had hit the homes of thousands.  In only six months, Colombia lost 10 years of progress. Poverty rates are now similar to those of 2010.   Erasing hunger from the homes of millions of Colombians, experts say, could take a decade.   

Digitization of letters

Until now, 14.085 unique sponsors have received a message from their sponsor child. That really is worth…

Sponsorship program strategy 2021 | Our ambitions

The last 3 weeks Woord en Daad has been working on program plans for 2021. Within the Sponsorship Program…

ChildConnect | update September 2020

This year, we are releasing ChildConnect: the app for reducing paperwork, speeding up the process of…

Sponsorship webinar

You are invited to join our sponsorship webinar
On Tuesday September 22 and Monday September 28 we…

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