Stories

  • Hope for Honduras

    With an average of 20 murders committed every day, Honduras is one of the world’s most violent countries. Living in a crime-riddled ...

  • Women at prayer

    A Prayer for Women's World Day of Prayer

    A special prayer to mark Women’s World Day of Prayer (March 3rd 2017) from author, speaker and longstanding friend of Tearfund Elaine ...

  • Wiwa youth leaders visiting and sharing with Kogi people

    Who Do You Think You Are?

    For many years, the indigenous people of Colombia have been told that they are ‘nobody’. One woman is encouraging them to ...

  • Children on the Scrapheap

    ‘I lived through the war in Syria,’ says Ahed, aged 10. ‘We were bombed every day, and every day something was destroyed. I saw the damage ...

  • Wok of food

    Shattering Stigma

    As followers of Christ, social justice is at the heart of all that Tearfund do. For Xiao Wang and his wife MeiLi,* who were ostracised from ...

  • Peaches

    Life's a Peach

    How Bolivia’s answer to Coca Cola became one community’s answer to their terrible poverty. Mocochinchi is something of an ...

  • Planting Trees of Life

    For Aaden* and his fellow villagers, climate change isn’t just a vague concept, it’s a harsh reality that impacts their lives in ...

  • Nigel Harris Tearfund CEO

    Nigeria: Blessings for Curses

    Tearfund's CEO Nigel Harris sees how Tearfund is helping Christians in Nigeria respond constructively to the violence of Boko Haram...