Monsoon rains in Bangladesh, India, and Nepal have affected an estimated 16 million people, killed more than 800, and displaced over a million from their homes, villages, and local communities. Flood waters art starting to recede, but it will be months before most areas will return to some sense of normalcy. BGR International is responding […]
BGR International partners with and supports the Asian Disaster Foundation (ADF). ADF was founded in Thailand to do disaster response work primarily in Thailand, but secondarily in other Asian countries. It’s main objective is to provide disaster relief to the survivors of humanitarian crises. ADF has worked in floods, drought, refugee situations, wars, and a […]
BGR International personnel and partners responded to the two earthquakes in Nepal. The immediate response in 2015 allowed us to distribute food to assist with nutritional needs and tarpaulins for shelter for several hundred families. We also did a blanket distribution. Once the initial response was complete, phase two was to provide temporary shelter from […]
During rainy season in a rural village on the side of a hill in India erosion and storm damage regularly affects the homes. Recently BGR International field partners distributed tarpaulins and tin sheets for roofing to these families. Now these families will have appropriate shelter during rainy season.
Earlier this year nearly 170 families were flooded out by a series of severe thunderstorms in a certain Indonesian village. At that time BGR International and field partners gave emergency aid in the form of food. This village still has a need for clean water. Their main source of water used to come from two […]