Anglican Church in Burundi takes action to help families threatened by famine
by Anglican Communion News Service
Source: Anglican Communion News Service
The Anglican Church of Burundi, in conjunction with Christian Aid and its partners, has initiated an emergency programmeto support some of the many vulnerable people facing severe famine across the country.
Local emergency committees have now been set up in the regions of Makamba and Rumonge to identify the most vulnerable people and distribute food and other items. The first distribution took place at Gatwe Parish in Makamba Diocese.