Stories by Simon Chambers

Simon Chambers

Nepal bulletin insert for May 24 available

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PWRDF is contributing to the ACT Alliance response to the Nepal earthquakes. Here's how we're helping. Infographic: ACT

As aftershocks continue to cause fear and damage in Nepal, PWRDF is providing relief supplies through the ACT Alliance.  Shelter, food, clean water and sanitation, […]

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PWRDF Responding to Second Nepal Earthquake

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Nepal earthquake infographic from ACT Alliance

In the first few weeks after the April 25 earthquake that killed over 8000, injured tens of thousands more, and destroyed more than half a […]

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The Needs are Great in Nepal

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LWF Nepal project coordinator Nibha Shresta hands out blankets to earthquake survivors in Ghuse. Photo: ACT/LWF/C. Kästner

The earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25 devastated a region from Kathmandu to Mount Everest, killing over 7000, damaging or destroying 700,000 houses, and […]

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Nepal Bulletin Insert Available

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Local communities and civil society have been responding to the earthquake in Kathmandu. Volunteers from Marwari Sewa Samiti distribute cooked meals to people living in the biggest camp in Tudikhel Kathmandu. They have been distributing cooked meals to around 5000 people on a daily basis. There are several such community kitchens around the capital. Photo: DCA/ACT

a bulletin insert for Sunday, May 3, 2015 with information about the Nepal earthquake response and how your parishioners can support the relief work in […]

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An Uneasy Night Outside

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Ready to eat meals are being delivered to families who lost everything in the earthquake in Nepal last weekend. Photo: LWF/ACT

The 7.9 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday damaged or destroyed many buildings in Kathmandu and Pokhara, the two cities closest to the epicentre […]

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PWRDF Providing Relief after Nepal Earthquake

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A destroyed building in Kathmandu, Nepal after a 7.9 magnitude earthquake devastated the region on April 25, 2015. Photo: Lutheran World Federation/ACT Alliance

PWRDF has announced an initial grant of $20,000 in relief funds for Nepal after a 7.9 magnitude earthquake devastated the region between Kathmandu and Pokhara […]

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A Peanut Collective

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The peanut collective in their field. Photo: Zaida Bastos

Living with HIV can be hard at the best of times.  For farmers living in Mozambique, the disease can make life almost impossible.  Farmers have […]

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