Partners and Networks

We work in partnership to deliver high quality, be efficient, and reach more children and families. We are thankful to work together with:

Better Care Network
The Better Care Network Netherlands (BCNN) is a network of organizations and individuals that are actively involved with children without parental care. Through cooperation they want to improve the help to children abroad without good parental care.


Christian Emergency Aid Cluster
The emergency aid cluster consists of the following organizations: Dorcas, Help a Child, Tear, Woord en Daad and ZOA. In the event of disasters, we jointly raise and spend emergency aid funding.

Help a Child has a Framework Partnership Agreement with the Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO). The main mission of ECHO is to preserve lives, prevent and alleviate human suffering and safeguard the integrity and dignity of populations affected by natural disasters and man-made crises.


EU-CORD is a network of European Christian Relief and Development NGOs. The network is made up of member organizations – 22 NGOs that work together in the area of lobbying, advocacy fundraising, program development and program implementation.


Dutch Platform Leave No One Behind
The Dutch Platform Leave No One Behind is part of Partos and develops, shares and promotes knowledge, innovative solutions and policies that contribute to ending poverty and exclusion.


Dutch Relief Alliance
The Dutch Relief Alliance (DRA) is a coalition of 16 Dutch aid and humanitarian organisations funded through a partnership with the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA). The DRA provides urgent humanitarian assistance and responds to major international crises.

Goede Doelen Nederland
This association represents the interests of national fundraising charities in the Netherlands.


Keeping Children Safe
The core mission of Keeping Children Safe is to make sure children everywhere are safe from harm. Therefore, Keeping Children Safe developed the International Child Safeguarding Standards, endorsed by DFID, USAID, EC, UN,  and other organizations.

KROS is an informal network of 10 childrights organisations in the Netherlands that lobby for child rights in development and disaster response. Together it does lobby or shared activities towards Dutch government and politics.


Partos is the Dutch association for NGOs working in International Development. The association represents 120 Dutch development organizations. It engages in, among other things, lobbying with the government and joint quality improvement.

Perspactive is a Dutch cooperative of nine organizations working in development cooperation. Empowering people in developing countries is the main goal of this new initiative.


Prisma is an umbrella organization representing around 20 Christian organizations working in the development cooperation sector. Through lobby activities, they highlight the important role religious actors play in working towards sustainable development.