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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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Announcement about Nico Hoogenraad Thursday 21 February 2019

Herewith we like to inform you that our CFO, Mr. Nico Hoogenraad, will leave Dorcas as per April 1st , 2019. As from that...

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Dorcas signs manifesto for toilets Tuesday 20 November 2018

Manifesto: toilets for 50 million people by 2030 Minister Kaag stated in the Policy Notice ‘Investing in Perspective’ that 50 million more people must...

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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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DRA: working for increased impact Tuesday 31 July 2018

The new DRA Impact Report provides a summary of our activities during 2017 – including details of joint humanitarian responses in 11 countries. The...

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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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High Hopes for New Youth Development Policy Monday 11 June 2018

On May 18th, Minister Kaag presented a new policy note called ‘Investing in Perspective’. PerspActive is pleased that the Minister wants to create perspective...

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Top marks for DRA aid effort Tuesday 29 May 2018

The new policy memorandum issued by the Department for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation – headed by Minister Sigrid Kaag – emphasises the importance...

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Dorcas Annual Report 2017 online Friday 25 May 2018

Today, Dorcas presents the Annual Report 2017. It concerns an English report that tells about the impact of our work. We supported more than...

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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.