Repairing the Bridges in Cuban-US Relations

Bishop Griselda Delgado del Carpio of the Episcopal Church of Cuba speaking at St. Peter's, Erindale in 2013. Photo: Simon Chambers

On December 17, 2014, U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro announced their commitment to normalize relations and re-establish diplomatic ties between their […]

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The Simple Need for Food, Water, and Health Workers

Kizito is a person living with AIDS in Mkumba village who was given a dairy goat to help supplement his nutrition. Photo: Sheilagh McGlynn

When PWRDF began its current project with the Diocese of Masasi in Tanzania, preliminary research showed that most illnesses and deaths in the area were […]

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PWRDF Expresses Concern for Syrian Refugees

Syrian refugees in local refugee camp in Suruc, Turkey - mothers with small chlidren standing in line in front of medical tent. Photo: Mike Kollöffel/ACT

PWRDF has written to the Canadian government out of a growing concern over the plight of Syrian refugees.  The conflict in Syria, which began in […]

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Christmas Reflection and Prayer

Liselle and her son Liobert. Photo: Simon Chambers

For us in northern countries, Christmas comes as light starts to grow again in winter darkness. It is part way into a winter that lasts […]

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PWRDF Partners Partake in Evacuations as Powerful Typhoon is About to Hit the Philippines

Emergency supplies are ready to go when Typhoon Hagupit arrives in the Philippines. Photo: NCCP

Typhoon Hagupit is expected to make a landfall into Eastern Samar province in the central Philippines on Saturday December 6 at 6pm local time. It […]

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