Baptist Global Response
The Asian Rural Life Development Foundation partnered with BGR to train people from 12 countries in community development, FAITH gardening, SALT farming and goat production in 2012.
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.
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.