The Presbyterian Church at work in East Africa

Emerg-EastAfricanFamine-Kenya15.gifAs famine and drought continues to spread across countries in the Horn of Africa, PWS&D is increasing its response to this crisis by working through the ACT Alliance to support Somali refugees arriving at the ACT-run Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya. Read more here. PWS&D staff worker Barb Summers is currently travelling in East Africa to visit the work of program partners to support people suffering from drought and famine. Links to her blog can be found on this page. MATCHING FUNDS: The Canadian government will set aside funds to match donations from individuals into an East African Drought Relief Fund until September 16, which will be administered separately by CIDA. Please give now to double overall support for East Africa.