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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.

Celebrating 60 years of commitment and connection

Mapping the Ground We Stand On: A reconciliation workshop

PWRDF is making a world of difference!


Protecting the Pàramos

The upper Andes of Colombia, between the tree line and the permanent snow line, is home to half of the world’s moorlands known as the Páramos, an ecosystem that includes 70% of the country’s water sources. Yet despite international and national protection regulations, the Páramos are under threat due to extractive mining activities, as well […]

From Huron to Gaza: PWRDF supports health care access

Someone had warned me about the sun in Gaza … something about needing to be prepared for its intensity. Sure enough, standing in an urban courtyard in the middle of Gaza City at the end of last November, the afternoon sun was in fact blazing brightly, causing everything in sight to be brought into razor-sharp […]

Looking back on the Haiti earthquake

January 12, 2010. I woke up early in a small hotel room in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. I was getting ready for a 14-hour drive to the Ethiopian-Sudan border to visit with government and communities carrying out a large food security and economic development program. As I packed up for the trip, I listened to the […]

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