“Aid must not be used to simply oil the wheels of British business”
Commenting on Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech this morning in Cape Town, pledging £4 billion in support for African economies, Christine Allen, director of policy and public affairs at Christian Aid, said:“Aid must not be ...
Kerala: Devastation Leaves More Than 200,000 People Unable To Return Home, Warns Christian Aid
Kerala’s floods and landslides have left ruin so terrible that around 200,000 people will be unable return home for at least six months, Christian Aid estimates.A further 75,000 people in the south Indian State will ...
Climate change will make devastating Kerala floods more common warns Christian Aid
Friday August 24th, 2018.
With more than a million people displaced by flooding in Kerala, Christian Aid has warned that more devastating floods in India will become the norm if nothing is done to tackle climate change.As efforts continue ...
Christian Aid launches emergency appeal to help the most vulnerable affected by deadly Kerala floods
Monday August 20th, 2018.
Christian Aid is appealing for funds for the floods in Kerala, and is already targetting 20,000 people with relief supplies.
The aid sector must do more to keep local staff safe in conflict zones, says Christian Aid ahead of World Humanitarian Day.
Friday August 17th, 2018.
Aid donors must unlock extra funds to help local NGOs protect frontline staff who risk their life to provide aid.
More than 5,500 UK churches convert to renewable energy
Friday August 3, 2018.
As temperatures soar around the world raising concerns about climate change, more than 5,500 churches have put their faith in clean energy – with church leaders encouraging more to follow suit.Fifteen Anglican cathedrals including Salisbury, ...
Christian Aid calls for peace and an end to violence in Zimbabwe as post-election violence escalates
Thursday August 2nd, 2018.
As post-electoral violence remains a critical concern in Harare, Zimbabwe, Christian Aid appeals for peace.
Christian Aid responds to help those suffering in South Asia floods
31 August 2017.
Christian Aid is bringing emergency relief to families in India, Nepal and Bangladesh as more than a thousand people have been killed and 40 million more affected by floods.The charity has deployed £45,000 of emergency funds and ...
Pope Francis’ refugee message must be a wake up call for world leaders
21 August 2017.
Christian Aid today welcomed Pope Francis’ call for more to be done for the massive numbers of people who have been forced to leave their homes due to persecution, violence, natural disasters and the scourge ...
‘A deluge of devastation’ – Christian Aid launches appeal for Sierra Leone’s mudslide survivors
17 August 2017.
Christian Aid has today launched an emergency appeal for survivors of the Sierra Leone mudslide.