Mr Benn, who visited refugee camps in North and South Darfur, added: 'This is a severe crisis which will last well into next year.' He said changes to visa and travel permits for UN and other relief agency
staff were now having an effect.
The families said the staff of Faith Mission, a Protestant relief agency
, took away their rosaries and prayer books and prohibited them from attending Mass.
"The country now has the resources and instruments available to wipe out extreme poverty in four years, and seriously eradicate poverty in less than 10 years:" says Roxana Viquez, executive president of the government relief agency
, Instituto Mixto de Ayuda Social.
The aid workers, all with the German-based Shelter Now International relief agency
, were arrested on charges of spreading Christianity, accusations they have denied.
It was Forney's first excursion with the Night Ministry, a homeless relief agency
he joined to set an example for his employees.
But the origins of debt relief go back to a London-based Catholic relief agency
, CAFOD, which originally mentioned debt relief as a possible goal for the millennium year some 17 years ago.
"We're now totally in the dark," says Ian Small of the volunteer physicians' group Doctors Without Borders, a relief agency
serving the local population.
A LEAMINGTON-BASED international relief agency
is being sent to ease the plight of thousands of Kosovars at an Albanian refugee camp.
Manila, Jumada I 13, 1435, March 14, 2014, SPA -- Two fishermen were killed and nine went missing when a cargo vessel rammed a fishing boat in the Philippines, dpa quoted the coast guard and the disaster relief agency
as saying Friday.
The Government has accepted the advice of the Disaster Relief Fund Advisory Committee for the grants - $2.5 million to World Vision, $1.2 million to the Adventist Development & Relief Agency
, China, $4.632 million to the Salvation Army and $2.5 million to Save the Children.
The announcement came as the United Nations relief agency
announced a 60
PESHAWAR, October 04, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The Malaysian Relief Agency
(MRA) and Al-Khidmat foundation have signed Rs.8.2million agreement for assistance of flood victims of Khyber Pakthunkhwa.