Please join us in welcoming PRIMATES WORLD RELIEF AND DEVELOPMENT FUND (PWRDF) to the PELUM Uganda family. This brings the total membership to 55!
PWRDF is a charitable organization registered with the Canada Revenue Agency. PWRDF currently works (through partners) in 25 countries globally in Latin America, Asia, Africa, Canada (Bangladesh, Burundi, Canada, Cuba, Egypt, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Jordan, Kenya, Mexico, Mozambique, Nigeria, Palestine, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tanzania, Uganda)
In Uganda, they work in Kyankwanzi and Masaka Districts.
Vision: A truly just, healthy, and peaceful world.
Mission: As an instrument of faith, PWRDF connects Anglicans in Canada to communities around the world in dynamic partnerships to advance development, to respond to emergencies, to assist refugees, and to act for positive change.
Main activities: PWRDF collaborates with development and relief organizations in Canada and around the world – both church-based and secular – to respond to humanitarian crises, carry out long-term community development, and engage in education and advocacy. Humanitarian and development programs are wide-ranging. Food security, preventive health and micro-finance are also areas of priority.
With partners, PWRDF seeks to support vulnerable people to become agents of their own and their community’s transformation. Communications and public engagement with Canadians helps support partners’ initiatives around the world.
For more information about PWRDF visit them at www.pwrdf.org