Posts Tagged: humanitarian aid

South Sudan Appeal

The Office of Public Witness recently posted an action alert encouraging Presbyterians to advocate with our government to support increased diplomatic initiatives, humanitarian access and funding for humanitarian aid for South Sudan.  Our Area Coordinator for Africa reports: The situation has only worsened since that time; the atrocities that have been committed in Bentiu and… Read more »

World Humanitarian Day

Today is World Humanitarian Day, a day to celebrate people helping people. It is designated as a day to recognize the efforts, sacrifices and contributions of those people who, sometimes at the risk of their own lives, give other people help and hope..  Give thanks today and every day for humanitarian aid workers around the… Read more »

Gaza updates

Frustrations for Gazans at Rafah crossing into Egypt Gaza humanitarian timeline since 2005 One Family in Gaza, a short film made and distributed by Jen Marlowe that tells the true story of what happened to one family in Gaza, two…

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