Stories by Keith

Keith Knight

Water plays vital role on World Environment Day

Africa Stories, Ecological Justice, Featured, Tanzania Stories, Water Stories, Women Stories
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We turn on the tap a dozen times a day, always expecting and receiving relatively pure, treated water. We use it to drink and cook, […]

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Bringing water to a village transforms lives

Africa Stories, Featured
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International World Water Day is held annually on March 22 as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the […]

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International Development Week 2010

Africa Stories, Canada Stories, Featured, Tanzania Stories

The Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) invites you to celebrate the 20th annual International Development Week (IDW), taking place February 7-13, 2010. IDW is celebrated […]

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Violence against women; a matter of justice

Cuba Stories, Featured, Guatemala Stories, Latin America Caribbean Stories, Women Stories
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Violence against women and violations of women’s rights isn’t just about rape and murder; it’s also about the lack of access to adequate health care […]

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Universal Children’s Day

Africa Stories, Featured, HIV/AIDS Stories, South Africa Stories, Youth Stories
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Background After the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child was adopted in 1989, the UN General Assembly recommended that all countries choose a […]

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How does one eradicate poverty?

Featured, Philippines
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The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is on October 17. That is when hundreds of non-profit organizations around the world will pay special […]

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General Synod created PWRF 50 years ago

50th Anniversary Stories, Canada Stories, Featured
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How do you celebrate a 50th anniversary? That question is being answered across Canada as parishes and dioceses create innovative ways to mark the 50th […]

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Every day is Youth Day at The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund

50th Anniversary Stories, Canada Stories, Youth Stories
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Even though August 12 marks United Nations’ International Youth Day, Simon Chambers will tell you that every day could be considered youth day within the […]

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ACT pledges $5.1 million for Myanmar (Burma) and $1.5 million for central China

Asia Pacific Stories, Burma Stories, Emergency Response Stories, PWRDF News Release
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Update from ACT International ACT International has launched a $5 million appeal to meet the increasing demands for humanitarian relief for 1.3 million people in […]

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Sri Lankan women press for peace in the midst of chaos

Asia Pacific Stories, Featured, Sri Lanka, Women Stories
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Former International partner visits PWRDF In the middle of the chaos and the turmoil, the women of Sri Lanka are strong and resilient. This despite […]

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