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Cyclone relief aid in Mozambique Friday 22 March 2019

Two weeks ago, cyclone Idai raged across Mozambique. The chaos is indescribable and the situation it far from over. Many have been hungry for...

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Dorcas in Yemen Friday 22 February 2019

It’s a crisis of staggering proportions: A child dies every 10 minutes. 14 million people are at risk of starving to death. And 22...

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New project succesfully started in Tanzania Monday 1 October 2018

In September, Dorcas launched the project Menstrual Hygiene Management for Her. The project is a collaboration with the Handeni District in Tanzania and will...

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CASH grants: Help where it’s most needed Thursday 26 July 2018

70% of the population of Ukraine’s Donetsk and Luhansk regions live below the poverty line. The protracted conflict has caused prices to rise and...

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Start implementation of Siaya Water and Sanitation Project in Kenya Wednesday 9 May 2018

Following the successful completion of the Inception phase of the ‘Siaya Water and Sanitation Project’ and consequent approval by the Dutch government (RVO), Dorcas...

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Dorcas expands work in Syria Monday 9 October 2017

Recently, Dorcas received approval to start an office in Syria. The registration was necessary to provide humanitarian aid within the country. Najla Chahda, Dorcas...

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Wood Carrier Discovers Her Talents Thursday 18 May 2017

‘I had no choice but to take the job, even though I heard stories from other women that worried me. Lifting all the firewood...

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Care for Children with a Disability in Egypt Thursday 13 April 2017

Stuck at home The eleven year old Nesma used to be stuck at home. Her blindness caused her to barely ever step outside and...

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North Iraq Joint Response phase III Tuesday 28 March 2017

Dutch organizations support 170.000 war victims in Iraq through North Iraq Joint Response phase III In March the Dutch Relief Alliance (DRA) started humanitarian...

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Dorcas starts new project with help of “Pope for Ukraine” Monday 13 March 2017

With the help of the “Pope for Ukraine” charity fund, Dorcas Ukraine will provide financial support to 2.500 people who are heavily impacted by...

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Dorcas operates building the capacities of local partner organisations and funding their relief and development projects.

Our Programmes

Dorcas supports Relief, Early Recovery and Resilient Livelihoods, Enterprising people and Community Based Care and Protection.