Facts and figures: medica mondiale at a glance

medica mondiale is a feminist women's rights organisation that campaigns for women and girls in war and crisis zones worldwide.

  • International women's rights organisation
  • Head office: Cologne/Germany
  • Founding: 4 April 1993
  • Founder: Monika Hauser
  • Our goal: an end to sexualised violence – worldwide
  • Board members: Monika Hauser, Sybille Fezer, Elke Ebert
  • Numerous prizes and awards given to medica mondiale and Monika Hauser, including the Right Livelihood Award 2008 and the State Prize of North Rhine-Westphalia 2012
  • Staff in Cologne (2020): 55, incl. part-time: 31
  • Interns from 1993 to 2020: 116
  • Volunteer workers: uncountable

Which countries is medica mondiale working in 2020?

Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burundi, Croatia, DR Congo, Germany, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Kosovo, Liberia, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Uganda

Medica Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina: founded 1993, independent since 2003 (www.medicazenica.org)
Medica Tirana
, Albania: founded 1999, independent since 2004, supported by medica mondiale until the end of 2017.
Medica Kosova, Kosovo: founded 1999, independent since 2003, supported by medica mondiale until the end of 2012 (Medica Kosova on facebook)
Medica Gjakova, Kosovo: founded independently in 2011 (www.medicagjakova.org)
Medica Afghanistan – Women Support Organisation: founded 2001, independent since 2010 (www.medicaafghanistan.org)
Medica Liberia: founded 2006 as medica mondiale Liberia, independent since 2014.

 

World map with medica mondiale's regions of operation: Afghanistan, Germany, Iraq, Southeast Europe, West Africa, Central Africa
Please click to enlarge. Source: medica mondiale Annual Report 2020

Since our foundation, the project fund has supported more than 340 projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe.

medica mondiale works with partner organisations in 13 countries on three continents.

For more information, see the overview of the partner organisations of medica mondiale worldwide.

Income from donations, charitable allocation of fines and inheritances 1994 to 2020: 65,3 million euros

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Income from donations, charitable allocation of fines and inheritances in 2020:
4,7 million euros

In 2012 medica mondiale joined the Initiative "Transparente Zivilgesellschaft" (Initiative for a Transparent Civil Society).

Third-party funding (grants and benefits) in 2020: about 4,3 million euros
Third-party funding (grants and benefits) from 1994 to 2019: about 44,1 million euros

Financing of medica mondiale

How much funding has medica mondiale made available for project work worldwide?

Infographic with the label: THANKS TO 5.6 MILLION EUROS IN FUNDING WE WERE ABLE TO SUPPORT 52 PROJECTS AND 3 MULTI-COUNTRY PROGRAMS.
Funding amount in 2020, source: medica mondiale Annual Report 2020.

In 2020: 5,6 million euros
From 1994 to 2020: about 77,9 million euros

Supporters of medica mondiale in 2020

Infographic that reads: In 2020 WE RECEIVED DONATIONS FROM 14,726 PEOPLE TOTALLING 4.46 MILLION EUROS.
Supporters of medica mondiale in 2020, source: medica mondiale Annual Report 2020.

More than 14,726 women and men have supported our work through donations in 2020. 322 supporters campaigned for women and girls with solidarity and fundraising actions.


(Data refer to 12/2020)

 

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Annual Report 2020