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Integral Response to Myanmar Flooding

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

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Jo Joyner’s visit to Nepal: Part 1

About the author: Jo Joyner is an award-winning actress and CAFOD supporter whose work includes No Angels, EastEnders, Ordinary Lies and The Interceptor. On a recent trip to Nepal, Jo met communities who were severely affected by the devastating earthquakes, and saw how crucial the work of CAFOD’s local partners has been in providing life-saving aid. 1,443 more words

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Typhoon Haiyan Update from Fr Edu Gariguez

Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on 8 November 2013, was one of the most powerful storms ever to hit land, winds reached over 160 mph. 370 more words

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The Church Without Walls | Rev. Pak Loh

In early June, we were sent to Nepal for the earthquake relief. We joined our local partner Leadership Training Department (LTD) and brought food aid to a remote village in Gorkha, located near the epicenter of the first earthquake on April 25. 306 more words

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SUPPORT Kilias as He RUNS the Ultramarathon

FUNDRAISE for Nepal Earthquake Relief!

Working as a full-time financial planner, Kilias Hung is also a keen marathon runner. On July 26, he will begin his ultramarathon (250km) in Ecuador organised by “Racing the Planet”. 366 more words

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Appeal Filed in State Employee Pay, Plans to Close Museum

CHICAGO (AP) – Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s office filed an emergency appeal Monday with the Illinois Supreme Court to settle dueling court orders about whether state employees can get paid during the budget impasse. 474 more words

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Nepal Begins to Rise Again as CAFOD Appeal Hits £3m Mark

The following is taken from a piece on the “Catholic Universe” website.

The total donated by Catholics in England and Wales to CAFOD’s Nepal Earthquake appeal has now reached £3 million, helping the agency and its partners to offer critical aid and support to more than 260,000 people in the two months since the disaster. 421 more words

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