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.
BGR partners provided healthcare for 105,189 people during 2015.
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 is responding to the drought moving across Africa. One project is helping 4500 people in Lesotho.
A magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Ecuador on Saturday, April 16. BGR is supporting national partners on the ground responding.