When acute crises and disasters occur, Mission East helps people - both in the countries in which we operate and, in the countries, where we are otherwise absent, where we work through local and international partners.
Since 2014, Mission East has helped hundreds of thousands of people in conflict-ridden Northern Iraq, providing emergency relief, psycho-social support and long-term assistance. The operation is the largest in the organisation’s history.
Mission East works to lift vulnerable people and communities out of extreme poverty, mainly in the remote Karnali Zone in western Nepal. When a major natural disaster occurs anywhere in the country, we step in with emergency relief.
The humanitarian situation in Nigeria is desperate and the displacement crisis in the northeastern part of the country is one of the most acute in the world. Currently, close to 9 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance.
Two out of every five people in North Korea are undernourished and one in five do not have access to clean water and sanitation. Mission East helps the rural population improve food security as well as water and sanitation facilities.
Mission East has helped thousands of people in Tajikistan’s rural communities with clean water and latrines, livelihood training, how to cope with disasters, and promoted the rights and inclusion of vulnerable groups such as people with disabilities.