Stories

  • Renewal from Rubble

    Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby's talks about Tearfund, Jubilee and rebuilding from rubble...

  • Family snapshots

    Most parents would like to give their children a better start in life. However, for the 767 million worldwide who live below the…

  • From Croydon to Bolivia

    ‘What we found in Bolivia was that there is abject poverty right next to extreme affluence,’ says Chris, a 26-year-old youth worker from…

  • Palm trees

    Fifty years, fifty countries: Honduras

    The Central American nation of Honduras is known for its rich natural resources, including vast swathes of magnificent forest. However, years of military rule, corruption, inequality, violent crime and natural disasters have made Honduras one of the most dangerous, and least developed countries in Central America.

  • Broken Peacemakers

    The little-reported conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh still isn’t fully resolved after 30 years. However one man believes he has a surprising…

  • A marriage (re)made in heaven

    Robert was an alcoholic. He didn’t want the life, or the family, that he had. His wife Elizabeth and their four children lived in poverty.…

  • Pete Greig talks justice

    Founder of 24/7 Prayer, Pete Greig is set to speak at The Justice Conference UK, taking place for the first time in November (2 – 3). The…

  • Rohingya people

    A tale of two floods

    On 4 May last year, Jacob Sarker started his new role as Tearfund’s Country Representative for Bangladesh. On 30 May, Cyclone Mora hit the…