Website On Religion - Topic: Religion -- Relief and development work - 18 results

"The World Faiths Development Dialogue reflects a joint initiative of James Wolfensohn, President of the World Bank, and His Grace George Carey, Archbishop of Canterbury, to explore how links between faith leaders and organizations and development institutions might be enhanced. A missing link in the development business has all too often been the role of religions, both as organizations deeply involved in poor communities, and across countries and regions, and as a moral voice helping to direct and calibrate the purpose and design of anti-poverty interventions."
"In response to God's call, and compelled by the love of Christ, Food for the Hungry goes to the hard places – places darkened by poverty, war and injustice – to bring hope and help to children, families and communities in the most impoverished countries around the world."
This organization does work in disaster relief, economic development, education, and health.
"World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice."
"Accord is a catalyst for learning, collaboration and building Christ-centered unity around the shared vision of eliminating poverty. Accord serves Christian organizations and churches involved in this vision to achieve the highest standards, principles and effectiveness in relief and development."