South Sudan

PWRDF announces another $50,000 for East Africa emergency response

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PWRDF is a proud member of CFGB and ACT Alliance.

PWRDF is supporting two more appeals to address the humanitarian crisis in East Africa through our memberships in the Canadian Foodgrains Bank and ACT Alliance. […]

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PWRDF announces $50,000 for famine and drought relief in East Africa

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Aid workers perform intake of South Sudanese refugees at Palorinya refugee camp in Northern Uganda, Feb. 15, 2017, photo courtesy of LWF/ C. Kästner

This story is an update from a previous post. In response to the famine in South Sudan and the drought in Kenya, PWRDF has announced […]

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Restoring futures in South Sudan

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Orphaned children come to the Women's Community Resource Centre in Bor for literacy classes.

South Sudan may be the newest country in the world, but it’s far from stable. According to the United Nations, in 2013 it had the […]

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PWRDF announces $30,000 for South Sudanese refugees in Uganda

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By early December 2015, Uganda had become home to almost 511,000 refugees and asylum seekers, making it the third largest refugee-hosting country in Africa, after […]

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PWRDF ready to provide aid in South Sudan

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Locations of violence within Juba as of July 11. Source: UN OCHA

As deadly violence has again broken out in Juba, the capital city of South Sudan, PWRDF is in regular communication with the Anglican Alliance and […]

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Support in a time of crisis

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Rose preparing food for her family in Mundri, South Sudan, where she fled during the violence. Photo: Paul Jeffrey

When Rose Apol fled from her home in Malakal, South Sudan, she didn’t know what would happen.  She trusted that she would be able to […]

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PWRDF Launches $400,000 Food Project in South Sudan

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With two full meals a day, students like these in South Sudan will be able to focus on their studies rather than their empty bellies. Photo: ACT/Paul Jeffrey

Over the next few months, PWRDF, with Finn Church Aid (FCA) and the Canadian Foodgrains Bank (CFGB) will support over 10,000 people who have been […]

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PWRDF Announces More Funds for South Sudan Relief

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Wilma Kramer prepares food inside a camp for internally displaced families in Yei, South Sudan. The camp holds Nuer families who took refuge there in December 2013. The ACT Alliance is providing psycho-social services in the camp, including safe places for children to enjoy being children. Photo: ACT/Paul Jeffrey

As the situation for civilians in South Sudan continues to worsen, PWRDF has sent new grants for relief work in Darfur and within South Sudan […]

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