4 Strategies for Disaster Relief

To recap last week’s post: When responding to acute needs, we want to apply disaster response and relief strategies. Conversely, responding to chronic needs, we want to think more of community development strategies. Some would say there are multiple stages between relief and development: relief – recovery – rehabilitation – restoration – development For the […]

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The Difference between Disaster Relief and Community Development

Baptist Global Response is both a relief (disaster relief) and development (community development) organization. About 1/3 of the work we do is responding to disasters around the world. These are our disaster relief projects. The other 2/3 is related to responding to long-term, chronic needs. These are our community development projects. We distinguish disaster relief […]

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