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Early childhood centres in Tonga

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18 Aug 2015
UnitingWorld is working in partnership with the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga (FWCT) to establish local kindergartens to increase the quality of children’s education. Kindergartens help young children become accustomed [...]

Providing long term health care to thousands in East Timor

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18 Aug 2015
The fight for independence in Timor Leste (East Timor) left the country’s infrastructure battered, including health care. Health standards are poor in Timor Leste with only one doctor per 10,000 [...]

Access to clean water in rural village communities

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18 Aug 2015
Most of the population of Milne Bay Province of Papua New Guinea live a traditional lifestyle.  Many are living below the poverty line with few opportunities for employment or enterprise. [...]

Inter-faith cooperation on social community development

Norwegian H.R.H. Crown Prince Haakon and H.R.H Crown Princess Mette-Marit meet students at Huong Toan Primary School while they're having a swim class. Photo: Pham Van Ty/NCA Vietnam
18 Aug 2015
After 20 years of work in Vietnam, NCA is today a unique actor, and the only international organisation in Vietnam with a broad programme of inter-faith cooperation on social community [...]

Pacific: solar lights and small businesses

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17 Aug 2015
The challenge More than 80 per cent of the population of the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu live in rural areas scattered across multiple islands. This makes communications, transport and service [...]

Thailand: Ongoing Karen refugees livelihood project

Karen refugees fleeing from Burma
17 Aug 2015
The challenge Karen refugees living in Mae La are caught in a legal limbo, unable to return to Burma any time soon, their restricted status denies them opportunities to live [...]

Long term work in Lesotho

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17 Aug 2015
Anglican Overseas Aid has been working in two regions of Lesotho for the past ten years. Following a program review in May this year, we have revised our program to [...]

UNICEF support to build capacity in Myanmar for national coordination and implementation of Mine Risk Education strategies

Daily Life i  Ler Pu Her IDP-lygtningelejren i Burma

Daily life in a refugee camp, Ler Pu Her
14 Aug 2015
A new grant from UNICEF of USD 175.903 will enable DCA to conduct capacity building of national authorities for the effective coordination and delivery of Mine Risk Education (MRE) interventions [...]

Three months on after the Nepal earthquake: DanChurchAid distributes cash to 10,418 households

14 Aug 2015
57,000 earthquake-affected people will be able to complete their intermediate shelters and protect themselves from the monsoons. After several discussions with government and other like-minded agencies working on the ground, [...]

Responding to flash flooding in Georgia

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19 Jun 2015
Torrential rains that fell on the Georgian capital city of Tbilisi on June 13 caused flash flooding along the Mtkvari River, resulting in the loss of life, extensive damage to [...]
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