Dear Friends, if you look at this section 'Letters from our Readers' now and again, you will come across something you've written, or some news that may be of interest to you!

No more charity – but true sharing of land and housing!

An initiative in the Far South Peninsula against poverty, crime and disaster,and for peace, prosperity and decent housing for all. Overcoming poverty is not an act of charity, it is a task of justice.” Nelson Mandela On 1 December 2013, four days before Madiba (Nelson Mandela) passed away, four residents of the informal settlement... Read more

New Year Greetings

Dear Friends, I am happy to exchange greetings for this Christmas. We are feeling great sadness about the acts of terrorism in Paris.  I know that you have many friends, supporters and well wishers who are Muslim.  I know that all poor people are welcome to you, Muslim people equally as welcome. Affectuesement Reg M, New Zealand Read more

We need to reach out to people in their communities providing love, care and hope.

Dear Isabelle Perrin, I am a person living with a disability (physically challenged) working for the government at a college in Zambia as a clinical instructor, the institution is run by the Salvation Army. I have been inspired by your article, Leaving No-one Behind (Letter to Friends N°85). Chikankata is a newly formed district. It's a... Read more
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Learning from the Letter to Friends

Dear Letter to Friends Around the World, I learned a lot from your Letter n°92. Mr Joseph: "We didn't know what we should do.  We were trying, searching, learning.  Everybody's bravery and intelligence combined." Blaise N: "If you have capacities, then you can do something. It's a powerful lever that... Read more

Fighting against climate change: not without or against the poorest

Take part in our discussion forum. Everybody knows that the fight against extreme poverty and the fight against climate change are linked. It is the poorest people that suffer most from the consequences of climate disruption (although their carbon footprint is the lowest). However, there is less awareness that they are sometimes also the... Read more
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