Avaaz translates to voicing the opinions of others. Based in America, the civic organization has been in existent since the beginning of 2007. Ten years down its birth, may people can testify to the progress and transformations it has made to their lives. For those who sought justice in regards to inhumane treatment, Avaaz has been walking them through the legal processes of acquiring peace and human treatment. For Avaaz, it is all about allowing everyone to freely exist in any part of the universe. The group believes that by virtue of being human, everyone is entitled to humane treatment.
Background of services provided
Avaaz has been dealing with crucial issues that affect most people in the society. Some of these issues include climate change, animal and human rights in addition to global activism in general. With the constant rise of political and human injustices, Avaaz has always ensured that people are safe from the tranquilities of political injustices. Receiving the title of a leading online network activist, Avaaz has always fought for the people through advocacy and human rights initiatives. Perhaps that is why for the ten years it has been serving the people, the organization has received numerous, positive feedback on the roles it plays in fostering peace in societies.
Leadership and contribution
Formed by Ricken Patel, the development of Avaaz is directly linked to his ability to offer viable guidance to the management. Through proper leadership, Avaaz has developed strong communication channels for directing people’s views and opinions in regards to sensitive, life-threatening, issues. Avaaz understands that the society can be crude in dealing with people who hold different opinions in regards to sexual orientation and mixed marriages. The organization, therefore, is always inclined towards assisting such people in leading comfortable lives in the society. For Avaaz, everyone deserves to be treated right, irrespective of their beliefs and personal choices.