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South Sudan

South Sudan church brings aid to the displaced

The church in South Sudan is bringing emergency aid to thousands of displaced people despite many challenges. But the Sudan Relief and Development Agency (SUDRA), the church's department leading the response, may be forced to scale back…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
04 Apr 2014

South Sudan

South Sudan’s displaced need urgent help

A chaotic and volatile situation remains in large areas of South Sudan, with half a million people displaced. The church has put together an emergency plan to do its part and needs your help to support…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
29 Jan 2014

Uganda

Child expected to die now big and strong

Andrew was a year old when he was brought to Potter’s Village in Kisoro, Uganda weighing just 4kg. “In Kisoro, where the soil is fertile, you would think there would be plenty of food,” said mission partner…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
08 Dec 2011

Uganda

Mission partner 'leaves' hundreds of families healthier

People living in remote Obongi, Uganda had access to healthy food right under their noses – or rather, above their heads – but they didn’t know it until mission partner Heather Sharland made the effort to…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
17 Oct 2011

Kenya

Water is hope

It is only a matter of time before northern Kenya will look like Somalia, says Rev Francis, leader of TSM, an indigenous NGO determined to make an impact and give hope "Everywhere – dead animals on the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
18 Aug 2011

United Republic of Tanzania

Tanzania: family for people with no family

In rural Tanzania it's not always enough to give sick people medicine. Mission partner Ruth Hulser is helping create family for people with no family. So, you've got tablets to take - "with food, three or four…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
30 May 2011

Burundi

New-look hospital unveiled in Burundi

CMS-backed health centres now among best in country as major investment pays off Brand new hospital facilities have already attracted new doctors to work in Matana in central Burundi, thanks to a major grant from CMS made possible through a…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan peace "on brink of collapse" says Church

The peace agreement leading to elections next year in Sudan is at a critical point and desperately needs international pressure to make it work. That's the message of the Episcopal Church of Sudan in a statement issued yesterday that is…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Working for reconciliation

Six months on from Kenya's post-election violence, the part played by CMS in church and NGO initiatives to heal a hurting nation is evident. On 31 December 2007, a large group of religious leaders from across Kenya gathered to discuss…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 1 more

Ugandan Christians help stranded Kenyans

Families fleeing killing sprees in western Kenya over the border to Uganda have found their needs met by staff of a rural training centre - and friends in Britain More than 600 Kenyans suddenly arrived in a small village in…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Church Mission Society
Posted:
21 Mar 2011