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After two years the violence in Syria has turned into a full-scale civil war, and fighting from both sides has affected millions of people. More than 100,000 people are believed to have died. Urgent assistance is required to meet the immediate humani...
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Typhoon Haiyan, known locally as Yolanda, hit the Philippines on Friday (8 November), causing catastrophic damage. It is one of the most powerful storms ever recorded, with winds of 195mph hitting an area where thousands of people are already homeles...
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What makes a "Warm Home"?
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The overall goal of this programme is to equip each part of the Ukraine Jewish community, young and old, to work together in combating social isolation and loneliness amongst the elderly.
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Despite social progress and sustained economic growth, Rwanda is still a very poor country, with 56.8% living below the poverty line and rural youth, who make up much of the potential workforce, remaining economically disenfranchised.
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WJR is appealing to assist millions of people across the Horn of Africa facing severe food shortages. Over 12 million people across Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia, and Djibouti are still in need of assistance with famine expanding in Somalia while the food...
Victims of international disaster
Disaster Relief
Kenya
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On March 11th 2011, Japan was hit with its most powerful ever earthquake, the fourth largest worldwide in recorded history, triggering a tsunami that damaged hundreds of thousands of buildings including the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant. Combined wi...
Victims of international disaster
Emergency
Japan
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The objective of the Children's Playground is to give children with disabilities a place to have fun.
Children, people with disabilities
Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
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This project funds the development and repair of a room used for children’s programmes at the Jewish Community Centre in Vitebsk to give up to 130 children and young people a sociable place to meet friends.
Children
Community development
Vitebsk, Belarus
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The project supports for 237 children living in squatter communities in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe by providing furniture, learning materials, uniforms and the construction of toilet facilities at the Mguza SDA Primary school.
Children
Welfare, Livelihood development
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

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