All Stories

Trent university student raises funds for PWRDF partner in South Africa

HIV/AIDS Stories, Youth Stories
trystengrandma.jpg

Diana Mavunduse “Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow,” was the title of the HIV and AIDS fundraiser held at St. Thomas’ Anglican Church in Brooklin, Ontario on […]

View More

PWRDF responds to the Solomon Islands tusnami

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Solomon Islands

The Primates World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) has made an initial emergency grant of $10,000 towards the Rapid Response Fund issued by Action by […]

View More

Easter Message from PWRDF Executive Director

Asia Pacific Stories
Claver_family.jpg

Cheryl Curtis “For I am about to create new heavens and a new earth” (Isaiah 65: 17a)  I met Dr. Chandu Claver, in March as […]

View More

Churches respond to the Solomon Island disaster

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories
solomonisland_tsunami.jpg

As the news of the earthquake and tsunami that struck the Solomon Islands in the early hours of Monday April 2, continues to unfold, local, […]

View More

Powerful earthquake triggers a tsunami in the Solomon Islands

Asia Pacific Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Solomon Islands
SolomonIslandmap2.jpg

Diana Mavunduse (with notes from various media sources) An earthquake measuring 8.1 struck 345km northwest of the Solomon Islands’ capital Honiara at 07:40 local time […]

View More

People’s Tribunal finds the US-backed Philippine government guilty of “crimes against humanity”

Asia Pacific Stories, Campaigns and Advocacy Stories
2007_0328_filipinodelegatio_01.jpg

Diana Mavunduse (with notes from other sources) The second session of the Permanent Peoples Tribunal (PPT) on the Philippines, held in the Hague,  Netherlands, March […]

View More

March 22 is World Water Day

Campaigns and Advocacy Stories, Canada Stories, PWRDF News Release, Water Stories
logo_kairos_waterday_07.jpg

Wade in the Water! KAIROS Action for World Water Day: March 22, 2007 This year’s ecumenical action campaign, “Life Before Profit”, includes a call for […]

View More