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CEDAR Works with IA to Plan for Humanitarian Response to Rohingya Refugees in Western Myanmar

The team learnt that it was the first time for some of the displaced families to be reached by relief workers. “Thank you for coming here, for taking time to listen. Thank you for treating me with respect,” a father of eight says.

CEDAR is now working with other IA members on planning a humanitarian response to meet the immediate needs of the displaced people who fled to Bangladesh from the conflict in Rakhine state, Myanmar.

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South Asia Floods Relief Enters New Stage

The response is now entering a new stage. CEDAR is supporting ACN in Nepal and EFIC@R in India, as well as EFICOR in India (through a grant from Hong Kong government's Disaster Relief Fund) to respond to the need of the affected.

Two of our colleagues will also be traveling to India in early October to monitor aid distribution and learn about the condition of the survivors.

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23 Years with the Most Vulnerable Children in Ethiopia

Proverbs 22:6 says: “Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.”

So how should we teach our children? CEDAR's Ethiopian partner EGCDWO has been serving children in slum communities for 23 years, and many of them have grown up...

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The Letter from CEDAR | August 2017

In relief and development work, we talk a lot about ways to provide people with food, shelters, education, skills, jobs, etc., but in order to address the root cause of poverty and injustice, love and forgiveness are indispensable. For instance, victims of human trafficking carry tons of helplessness, hatred, guilt, and self-doubt. During their rehabilitation process, showing and teaching them love and forgiveness are critical to success...

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A Haven for Nepali Children Away from Human Trafficking

Nepal, has always been a travellers’ favourite, because of the magnificent Himalayas and its beautiful landscape. Some regard Nepal as the country closest to heaven. But in the eyes of local children, it may be a place closest to hell...

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41 Million Affected by Heavy Flooding in South Asia

Torrential downpour have caused severe flooding in India, Bangladesh and Nepal, killing 1,200 people and affecting 41 million people. Countless homes have been destroyed. Many are deprived of food and water for days.

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