Two years after the tsunami: Development and Peace continues its work

Friday, December 22 2006

Micro credit contributes to re-launching the economy Development and Peace successfully continues its work in Southeast Asia, as the official international development organization of the Catholic Church in Canada, established by the Bishops of Canada in 1967.

As the second anniversary of the tsunami disaster approaches, more than 82 per cent of the $32.4 million given to the organization has been committed to various emergency and reconstruction projects. The whole story on the website of Development aud Peace.

Also, Development and Peace provides relief to 15,300 families in the Philippines affected by Typhoon 'Durian'.