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Flood of the century in Brazil

Brazil Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Latin America Caribbean Stories, PWRDF News Release
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In southern Brazil, 1.5 million people have been affected by the worst floods in recent history. In some areas, rain has been pouring for two […]

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Myanmar Emergency Response Update

Asia Pacific Stories, Burma Stories, Emergency Response Stories, PWRDF News Release
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On May 2, 2008, massive Cyclone Nargis hit Myanmar (Burma) causing extensive damage in the country’s largest city of Yangon (Rangoon) and throughout the Irrawaddy […]

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December 2008 Update

Canada Stories, PWRDF News Release

Update – The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund e-mail newsletter and information bulletin for subscribers is now available for December 08. Thank You Local […]

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ACT: Still room in the inn: Grassroots hospitality in eastern DRC

Africa Stories, Democratic Republic of Congo Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured, Women Stories
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BUHAMBA, DR CONGO, 23 December 2008—When war once again chased Bageni Katembereza from her home village in September, she shepherded her six children down the […]

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Cuban churches acting on post-emergency recovery

Cuba Stories, Emergency Response Stories, Featured, Latin America Caribbean Stories
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In March 2009, The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund will be holding a Partnership Forum in Cuba with a number of partners from throughout […]

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Staff Annoucement

Canada Stories, Emergency Response Stories, PWRDF News Release
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The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) is pleased to announce that Naba Gurung has been appointed Humanitarian Response Coordinator, effective November 1, 2008. […]

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Canadians Respond to Hunger in Zimbabwe

Africa Stories, Emergency Response Stories, HIV/AIDS Stories, PWRDF News Release, Water Stories
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(December 11, 2008, Winnipeg, MB) — Canadian Foodgrains Bank (CFGB) is providing 9,109 metric tons of food to people in Zimbabwe, a country that is […]

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