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LWF Council member Bishop Dr Tuhoni Telaumbanua. Photo: LWF / Albin Hillert
26 Oct
“God is present and suffering with the people”
Ecumenical, ecumenical relations, ecumenism, council, LWF Council, Council 2018, Voices from the Communion, inter-religious relations, bombing, earthquake recovery, earthquake, environment
26 Oct
Bishop Telaumbanua describes some of the social and environmental concerns facing The Protestant Christian Church, in Indonesia.
Fertile soil: community vegetable gardens in Nepal funded by the LWF not only improve nutrition but mean surplus crops can be sold at market. Photo: LWF / Albin Hillert
26 Sep
People of faith for people in need
DWS Nepal, Nepal, Department for World Service, earthquake, Eaerthquake recovery, house-building, Income Generation, God and Human Dignity
26 Sep
Over the past three years, LWF World Service has supported communities recovering from the 2015 earthquake, which struck with devastating effect.
A damaged house in Bukoba. Photo: LWF/TCRS
12 Sep
Tanzanian church and LWF support Bukoba earthquake survivors
Tanzania, earthquake, emergency relief
12 Sep
Bukoba Lutheran Bishop: Many people are “deeply shaken”
Earthquake destruction in Durbar Square in Bhaktapur, Nepal. Photo: LWF/C. Kästner
23 Jul
LWF Nepal and Korean Diakonia join in earthquake response
DWS Nepal, 25 April 2015, earthquake, Korean Diakonia/World Diakonia (KD/WD), Bhaktapur district
23 Jul
Support to households in Bhaktapur ...
Driver Anita Rana Magar faced angry crowds and landsides during a relief mission. Photo: LWF/ L. de Vries
3 Jun
LWF Nepal staff put personal troubles aside to help earthquake victims
DWS Nepal emergency response, earthquake, 2015, Nepal
3 Jun
“This is the time when we can contribute”
Punya Prasad Dangal lost his mother and granddaughter in the massive April 25 earthquake in Nepal. Photo: LWF Nepal
28 May
ACT Alliance model village for earthquake relief created in Nepal
DWS Nepal emergency response, earthquake, April 25, model village, earthquake relief, Kathmandu
28 May
Agencies combine earthquake response
Caption: A street in Dhusel village, Lalitpur, which has been entirely destroyed by the April Earthquake. Most people had just started to pick up the pieces when the second tremor hit. Photo: LWF/ C. Kästner
13 May
Heavy aftershock rattles east of Nepal
Nepal earthquake, DWS Nepal program, earthquake
13 May
LWF Nepal earthquake relief to 44,000 people