Aroha is a new international non-profit organization based in Geneva, Switzerland, that aims to support public and private institutions to advance the interests of the world's most vulnerable people and regions.
The word Aroha signifies compassion, concern, empathy and love in te reo Maori, an official language of New Zealand, the home country of the organization's lead founders.
Active on climate, environmental and sustainable development issues, Aroha supports public and private partners with advisory and direct assistance to activities in the areas of:
Multilateral cooperation and dialogue
Sustainable development financing
The Organisation promotes equitable and integrated economic, environmental and social progress towards achieving global prosperity, safeguarding natural resources, and reducing human suffering and violent conflict. It aims to particularly contribute to enhancing solidarity with, and protection and resilience of, the world’s most vulnerable people and ecosystems.