A great blog piece about the plight of Syrian refugees in the Bekka Valley in Lebanon from Nana Anto-Awuakye, CAFOD’s World News Manager. Today an international pledging conference is taking place in London to help find more funds for the millions of Syrian refugees displaced internally and outside of Syria who are desperately in need of extra help. Many thanks Nana.
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Laura Ouseley, CAFOD’s World News Officer, recently traveled to Greece to meet refugees attempting to continue their journey through Europe, and the Caritas partners working with them. 773 more words
CAFOD is helping Syrian refugees in Lebanon and other countries in the Middle East, but it is also working with its partner organisations in Europe to care for vulnerable refugees searching for safety in Europe. Laura Ouseley, CAFOD’s World News Officer, travelled to Greece to find out how CAFOD's partner, Caritas Hellas, is helping.
Since the severe earthquake that occurred at the end of October in Northern Afghanistan hillside, relief efforts continue. This earthquake had caused landslide, and over 13,000 houses were damaged. 448 more words
An Alert for an Integral Response was raised on 30th September 2015 for increasing food insecurity in East Africa, with Ethiopia, Somalia and Sudan especially affected. 475 more words
An emergency appeal for donations to help with the current refugee crisis in Syria has been made.
Local groups are accepting donations to assist those caught up in the Middle Eastern conflict with appeals having been issued for the following: 110 more words
Integral’s Disaster Response process was initiated on 6 August 2015 for severe flooding affecting large parts of Asia …
At least 493 people are reported dead in six countries after monsoon rains and tropical Cyclone Komen caused severe flooding in Bangladesh, Myanmar, Pakistan, India, Nepal and Vietnam. 396 more words