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30 PCs for the centre in Patos, Brazil

Thanks to the partnership with the Swiss church ICF Thun we were able to purchase 30 second hand PCs with monitors. They...
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Operation Rescue in Patos expands its outreach

The outskirts of Patos are growing and so the poor quarters are expanding more and more. A large part of our target group is no longer able to reach our center on foot.
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60 villages were under water after storms and two dam bursts. An estimated 20,000 people have been made homeless, and some 430,000 inhabitants have been affected by the storms. Operation Rescue is about to assemble a team to travel to the…
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Our social workers are helping our families also at home!

Read in our latest newsletter how our practical help at the homes of our children works! --> To the newsletter
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Better opportunities in the future with English

There is a desperate situation in the schools in Patos in Brazil: After years of mandatory English lessons the children are not even capable of introducing themselves in English. The problem begins with the teachers who themselves have not had…
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Newsletter November 2016 now online!

Forth project centre in Ethiopia, new Operation Rescue - Project in India- this and many other interesting news you can read in the actual newsletter. --> Link to the newsletter
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Floorball instead football? The most important thing is fairplay!

  I was able to be present when floorball was introduced in Patos. What a wonderful experience! I knew that we would have 14 sticks, a few balls, two goalposts and protective gear, and Daniel, a Swiss guy with a passion for…
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Great progress in our construction in Brazil!

The construction of our new multi-purpose building in Brazil is taking shape and is running faster and better than planned. On the ground floor there will be a multipurpose room in which sewing classes will be conducted (the machines for this…