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From the Saura ethnic community, the Patika family, like other Indian farmers, faced many challenges to their rice production. Eager to adopt new methods of rice planting and cultivation, the ... Read More
Feeding six hungry and growing children, aged 1-14 was becoming increasingly difficult for Safene and Aynalem as their crops were not producing enough to sustain the family. Both with limited ... Read More
The story of Yohana and Pauilina Lusunde is common to many village families from Tanzania; relying on farming activities for their income while facing climate challenges that hindered the productivity ... Read More
Years of severe droughts and erratic rainfall in Tanzania left Amos Kusenha, a father of six, worrying for their livelihood and future. Completely dependent on rain-fed agriculture meant that their ... Read More
Looking over his dusty field, Wolde remembered a time where his family’s 30 acre farm was lush and vibrant. But inheriting land split between his siblings meant that his farm ... Read More
There isn’t much that can surprise the people living in the eastern DR Congo. After decades of weak government, foreign invasions and rebel activity they have seen it all. But what ... Read More
Mary and Silas Konya live, with their four children in the village of Gawaye, in the Dodoma region of Tanzania, part of the dry central plateau that receives erratic rains, ... Read More
When Ebola broke out in DR Congo’s Beni county at the beginning of August we knew we had to ask you to help prevent the spread of this deadly disease. ... Read More
In July 2018, Tearfund Canada CEO Wayne Johnson travelled through Kenya, Rwanda and Ethiopia. He witnessed God’s love in action, through our close partnerships with local churches and on-the-ground organizations, ... Read More
On Monday morning August 14, 2017, torrential rainfall triggered flooding in Freetown and environs. A mudslide from Sugar Loaf Mountain in Morteme Community at Regent killed hundreds, and displaced thousands, ... Read More
Alok Bak Deng is a mother in her mid forties living with her family in the Warawar market area. She has 5 living children, the youngest child has mental disabilities ... Read More
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