Aug 19, 2019

India and Myanmar: Monsoon Floods

Flooding caused by monsoon rains continued in India and Myanmar that increased the number people leaving their homes and moving to evacuation centers since last month.  Five countries in Asia – India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Vietnam, and Myanmar – have experienced severe flooding from monsoon rains since July. About 1.1 million people in India have been displaced and 105,000 people in Myanmar.

ACT Alliance Members in India: Church’s Auxiliary for Social Action (CASA), Christian Agency for Rural Development (CARD), and United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India (UELCI) are on the ground for assessments.

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