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The following is the latest news from Peace Winds Japan.

[Indonesia] Central Sulawesi: Support of village water infrastructure

2020.5.22

Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) continues communities affected by the tsunami and liquefaction due to large earthquake in central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Many houses were destroyed by the tsunami  at the Sirenja district of the Donggala Regency in central Sulawesi, furthermore, due to the ground subsidence caused by the earthquake, there are still areas in which flooding [...]

[Nepal] Safe water for villagers

2020.5.22

Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) have accomplished the Project for Improving Water Access in Sindhupalchok District (PIWA) in cooperation with ISAP (Institution for Suitable Actions for Prosperity). (For details of the project see: https://peace-winds.org/en/news/1415) On 28th February 2020, handover ceremony was held to handover the water facilities to villages. PWJ would like to express our heartfelt [...]

[Nepal] Opening of Vegetable Collection Center

2020.5.14

Since January 2018, Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) has been implementing the livelihood improvement project for farmers in Sindhupalchok district, funded by the JICA Partnership Program (JPP), together with the cooperation from the Government of Nepal. PWJ and our local partner organization, Institution for Suitable Actions for Prosperity, (ISAP hereafter), have been helping to recover their [...]

【Iraq】COVID-19 Emergency Assistance – PWJ Distributes 3,120 Hygiene Kits in IDP Camp

2020.4.28

Due to the spread of COVID-19, preventative measures have been taken in northern Iraq including one of Peace Winds Japan’s (PWJ) project areas, Duhok, where PWJ provides assistance for internally displaced people (IDPs). Curfews and restrictions on movements have been imposed across the country and NGOs have had limited access to camp residents. As part [...]

【Haiti】3 years of Peace Winds work / Coronavirus response

2020.4.16

Peace Winds (PW) continues to strengthen disaster preparedness and response capacities in rural communities of Haiti. Our third year has just begun in Chantal Commune in South Department. Peace Winds (PW) has been working in the southern Haiti for the past 3 years, to improve communities’ capacity to prepare and respond to natural disasters such [...]