To See the Future

To you and me this may look like a hill top.  But to Joselito Sosmeña of the National Council of Churches of the Philippines and […]

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People Power

Emelda Chavez breaks up concrete from her original house, which was destroyed during Typhoon Haiyan, to use as flooring material in the new home she and members of the Kaongkod Fishermen's & Farmer's Association are helping to build with supplies provided by PWRDF partner FARDEC.

I’ve now reached Tacloban City, the worst hit place by Typhoon Haiyan which devastated the Philippines almost a year ago.  So far, I’ve visited projects […]

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Basketball

Learning basketball early: it is a sign of hope that children are able to laugh and play their favourite sport again on a sunny afternoon in north Cebu, Philippines.

I’m back in the land of the wi-fi after three nights on Bantayan Island visiting communities where 90% or more of their houses were damaged […]

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PWRDF Provides $15,000 Grant for Ebola Awareness in Sierra Leone

PWRDF has sent $15,000 through the ACT Alliance in response to the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone. A previous grant was provided in response to […]

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The Forgotten Phase

Cira Divino (right) and her 11-year old grandson are thankful that PWRDF has not forgotten the people of Bohol, but are still here helping to rebuild houses destroyed in the earthquake. Photo: Simon Chambers

I’m back in Cebu after spending the day on Bohol island. I’m in the Philippines for a couple of weeks visiting our partners here, in […]

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