History and values
Vision and mission
Planète Urgence is a non-profit association recognized as a public utility for international solidarity and environmental protection, created in Paris in 2000 by NGO professionals (Doctors of the World, Handicap International) around the concept of Solidarity Leave ®.
Today Planète Urgence aims to empower people and protect their environment by:
- • sending volunteers on short or long assignments to more than 30 countries
- • the implementation of environmental protection projects to fight against deforestation and more widely the destruction of eco-systems.