Baptist Global Response
Tobacco farmers in E Asia, kept in poverty by price controls, pursued switching to other cash crops or livestock, with the help of BGR partners who helped set up distribution systems beyond their immediate community.
Five hundred refugee families in Central Asia received emergency coal and food supplies after severely cold weather claimed the lives of several children in their camp.
BGR partners helped provide emergency food and water for 5,000 people displaced by fighting in Sudan.
Due to the escalating violence and turmoil in Syria, Syrians are fleeing to surrounding countries.