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This is how local Nepalese learn to mitigate climate disasters

Most people in the remote Palata Municipality have learned what to do if their houses and fields are flooded by meltwater from the Himalayas. And they know what crops can survive through the changing climate. All as a result of disaster prevention knowledge gained through Mission East.

Clean drinking water helps Yazidis to survive

A mayor of a Yazidi village was deeply moved during Mission East's visit: “We are persecuted, but the water from your project helps us to live and survive. Our greatest desire is to feel safe in our own home.”

29 Oct 2021 |

Yazidis live in fear of new genocide

Managing Director Betina Gollander-Jensen has just returned from a trip to Iraq, where a visit to the Yazidi city Sinjar in particular made a big impression. The old town area is still in ruins. The people feel let down by the international community. Yazidi women are deeply traumatized after being captured by Islamic State. And community leaders are seeing signs that another genocide is on the way.

‘Now I can support my family’

A self-help group provided Narakala from Nepal with the knowledge and opportunity to rear and sell chickens so she can now make ends meet.

Is this really all it takes?

Achievements in 2020

Disability and inclusion
25.744
people
Disaster Risk Reduction
37.432
people
Emergency relief
391.546
people
Food Security
13.333
people
Livelihoods
25.198
people
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
56.911
people

Vulnerable Populations in Syria and Lebanon

Emergency Humanitarian Assistance

Vulnerable Populations in and around Syria

Disability inclusive development

Multi-sector assistance to communities

Emergency livelihoods in Sinjar

Protection services in Mosul

Multisector support in Kirkuk and Ninewa

Food for Asset Creation in Badakhshan

Providing safe water in Badakshan

Emergency relief and community resilience

Improving livelihoods & food security

Resilient local development

A brighter future

SAAMARTHYA - resilience and inclusion

Women's empowerment in Humla

IDEAS- Inclusive Development

Building a Brighter Future

Improving WASH and Food Security

Bringing People Back Together

Brighter Future

Living Together, Learning Together

Improvement Project

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