Portfolio 1

Kenya

Musu Taylor-Lewis Economic Empowerment, Savings Groups

In the arid and semi-arid rural areas of eastern Kenya they receive only one third of the rain that falls in a Canadian city like Toronto. Many of the community members are …

Portfolio 3

Ethiopia

Musu Taylor-Lewis Economic Empowerment

Poverty in Ethiopia is widespread  with the country ranking 173rd out of 187 on the 2013 United Nations Human Development Index.  The majority of the people depend on agriculture for their livelihood, …

Portfolio 6

India

Musu Taylor-Lewis Economic Empowerment

Tearfund Canada works alongside The Evangelical Fellowship of India’s Commission on Relief (EFICOR) to empower the rural poor in India. Within the Saura and Pakur communities, located in Eastern India, …

Portfolio 10

Rohingya Refugees

Musu Taylor-Lewis Disaster Relief

Violence broke out in Myannmar’s northern Rakhine state at the end of August 2017, entire villages have been destroyed, and there has been widespread panic and over 600,00 people fled into …

Portfolio 12

Tanzania

Musu Taylor-Lewis Economic Empowerment

The Dodoma region of central Tanzania  has highly degraded dry landscape, with erratic and unevenly distributed rainfall. Food insecurity  and poverty is high with households surviving on less than a …

Portfolio 15

Lebanon

Kristen Duncan Disaster Relief

The Syrian conflict continues to devastate the region. With no end in sight to the fighting, over 12.2 million refugees, are in need of humanitarian assistance worldwide. An estimated 1.5 …

Portfolio 17

South Sudan

Kristen Duncan Disaster Relief

Tearfund Canada has been on the front lines of serving those most at risk of death or permanent damage due to the famine and war in South Sudan. Our partnerships …