Posts tagged with ‘iraq’

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Recovery and Relief in Africa and the Middle East

by Karen Bokma

PWS&D recently committed funding to five emergency responses in Africa and the Middle East. The projects that PWS&D is supporting are all in response to ongoing violent conflict in the regions where they are taking place. Responding through Canadian Foodgrains Bank, PWS&D is supporting partners in Juba in South Sudan, where tens of thousands of […]

PWSDevelopments 2016, Issue 2: Finding Home

by Anna Muir

Last year, the number of people displaced by conflict and persecution rose significantly. More and more stories surfaced in the media, and the world awoke to the plight of refugees searching for home. In this issue of PWSDevelopments, learn more about PWS&Dā€™s refugee ministry and the ways overseas support is helping families uprooted from Syria, […]

PWS&D Responds as Iraqi Families Seek Safety in Schools

by Karen Bokma

Earlier this month the United Nations Human Rights Council passed a resolution calling for the urgent investigation of alleged violations and abuses of international law in Iraq. The resolution was made at the 22nd special session on Iraq, where international humanitarian network ACT Alliance ā€“ of which PWS&D is a member ā€“ presented. Their statement […]