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South Sudan

Equipping the Vulnerable in South Sudan

This month CRWRC is launching a new livelihood initiative for families in the Republic of South Sudan who have returned to the region after living as refugees for decades. In partnership with the World Food Programme,…

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News and Press Release
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CRWRC
Posted:
10 Aug 2012

Uganda

The Buzz about Bees is Making Life Better in Uganda

There is joyful buzzing going on these days in the Nebbi Diocese of the Church of Uganda—both among the excited residents and around the beehives they are establishing as an ongoing source of income through the…

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News and Press Release
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CRWRC
Posted:
10 Aug 2012

Mozambique

Mozambique community blessed by new health center

Bonifácio Agostinho and his family are grateful to God for their livelihood as farmers. Last year the family produced a large crop of cassava and 150 kg of rice on their fields in Nampila, Mozambique. But…

Format:
News and Press Release
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CRWRC
Posted:
12 Jun 2012

Kenya + 1 more

New Maternal and Child Nutrition Program to Launch in Kenya

Starting in May, the Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (CRWRC) will have a new program to address the health and nutrition needs of women and children in Kenya thanks to the Canadian government, the University of…

Format:
News and Press Release
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CRWRC
Posted:
08 May 2012

Kenya + 2 more

New Borehole to Provide Water in Kenya

This week, families and communities in Mwatate, Kenya will have a new source of water and a new hope for consistent supplies of food thanks to a borehole being drilled by the Christian Reformed World Relief…

Format:
News and Press Release
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CRWRC
Posted:
28 Mar 2012

Ethiopia

CRWRC expands drought response in Ethiopia

CRWRC is expanding its drought response efforts in Ethiopia. In 2011 the entire East African region experienced the lowest level of rainfall in 60 years. CRWRC responded with $10 million of programming, providing food and…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CRWRC
Posted:
03 Mar 2012

Kenya + 2 more

CRWRC Concludes Response to Drought in Kenya

In late January, the Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (CRWRC) concluded its final food distribution in Kenya in response to the East Africa drought. In 2011 the region of East Africa experienced its lowest level of rainfall…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CRWRC
Posted:
30 Jan 2012

Kenya

Beyond Food Aid in East Africa

They dig beneath the hot Kenyan sun, putting in a hard day’s work in a region where opportunity is often scarce, as is food, water – and hope. But they do not labour in vain. Their efforts put…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CRWRC
Posted:
15 Dec 2011

Kenya + 3 more

Hope and a Future in Kenya

CRWRC Newsroom | November 16, 2011 Teraza Akai is struggling to find a shred of hope. Uprooted by post-election violence in Uganda and forced to return to Kenya, her homeland, Teraza and her husband and seven children are…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CRWRC
Posted:
17 Nov 2011

Uganda

More Than Just Peanuts in Uganda

The most reasonable solution was nuts. Struggling to cope with unpredictable and often unfavorable weather patterns emerging in Uganda, one group of farmers found that planting a specific variety of peanuts, a mainstay in the local diet,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CRWRC
Posted:
16 Nov 2011