18 September 2019 – Amman, Jordan: Generations For Peace has earned the 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the world’s largest source of non-profit information. As Jordan’s highest-ranking NGO, Generations For Peace’s acquisition of the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar demonstrates its commitment to the highest quality of governance, transparency, and accountability in its work with different communities around the world.
Mark Clark, CEO of Generations For Peace, commented, “Throughout our incredible journey, as Generations For Peace has grown each year, we have maintained a persistent focus on good governance, transparency and accountability. These are values and practices we believe in, and they are essential to our reputation and effectiveness. This renewal of our “Platinum Seal of Transparency” from GuideStar, the premier watchdog for non-profit organisations around the world, is a testament to our ability to ensure the very highest standards of non-profit management, which our donors and partners, and the communities we serve, demand and deserve.”
To reach the Platinum level, Generations For Peace added extensive information to its GuideStar Nonprofit Profile, including contact and organizational information; in-depth financial information; qualitative information about goals, strategies, and capabilities; and quantitative information about results and progress toward its mission. By taking the time to provide this information, Generations For Peace has demonstrated its commitment to transparency and to giving donors and funders meaningful data to evaluate nonprofit performance.
Generations For Peace is a leading global non-profit peace-building organisation with its global headquarters in Amman, Jordan. Over the last 12 years, Generations For Peace has trained and mentored more than 11,800 volunteer leaders of youth to lead change to address local issues of conflict and violence in their own communities, positively impacting the lives of more than 640,000 children, youth and adults in 51 countries in the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Europe. Founded by HRH Prince Feisal Al Hussein of Jordan in 2007, Generations For Peace is currently ranked “#29 in the Top 500 NGOs in the World” by NGO Advisor, making it the #3 Peacebuilding NGO in the world, and the top-ranked NGO in the Arab world.