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The Primate's World Relief and Development Fund

International Development

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Engaging Canadians

The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) is the Anglican Church of Canada’s agency for sustainable development and relief. Through the support of Anglican parishes across Canada, PWRDF makes financial and human resources available to partners around the world working to improve health, food security and livelihoods for vulnerable people.

Working towards a truly just, healthy and peaceful world.

Walking for Refuge: the Rev. Naomi Kabugi on PWRDF

Mapping the Ground We Stand On: A reconciliation workshop

PWRDF is making a world of difference!


Mapping a path to truth and reconciliation

At General Synod in July 2019, a historic motion to create a self-determining Indigenous Church was passed. There was a general call for more education for reconciliation tools to support Settlers and Indigenous Canadians alike in learning more about truth and reconciliation. PWRDF is poised to help fill the gap with Mapping the Ground We […]

Together we can go further

PWRDF defines partnership as a relationship in which each partner has equal status, common interests, a certain independence, and also implicit and formal obligations to the other. There are 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, (SDGs) so perhaps it’s not surprising that the final one is all-encompassing: Partnerships for the Goals. In its five-year strategic plan, […]

A-maize-ing growth in Zimbabwe

In Chikukwa, Zimbabwe, the maize is growing tall again, thanks to a $400,000 seed distribution project that took place last fall with PWRDF partner TSURO Trust, with funding from the Canadian Foodgrains Bank and the government of Canada. The program was in response to the devastation of Cyclone Idai in April 2019. The cyclone wiped […]

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