Baptist Global Response
Sixty individuals or families started micro-enterprises with the assistance of BGR partners in the first five months of 2013.
BGR partners provided water filters for families in SE Asia whose drinking water became filled with bacteria and pollutants during monsoon floods.
Families fleeing a crisis in northern Mali, where famine already was an issue, received emergency food supplies through BGR partners.
Due to the escalating violence and turmoil in Syria, Syrians are fleeing to surrounding countries.