Books tagged: humanitarian aid

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Budget Travel, a Guide to Travelling on a Shoestring, Explore the World, a Discount Overseas Adventure Trip: Gap Year, Backpacking, Volunteer-Vacation & Overlander
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A practical and concise guide to travelling the world and exploring new destinations with fascinating opportunities and experiences: Backpacking, working-vacation, gap year, humanitarian aid or an overland bus. Full of anecdotes, traveller’s advice, informative timelines and testimonies, with suggestions, ideas and need-to-know information.
United States and Chinese Economic Engagement in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparative Analysis - Conventional Aid Attached to Structural and Social Reform, Profit-driven Trade, Western Model Challenged
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Much has been written about Chinese enterprise in sub-Saharan Africa, most bad and some good, which is mainly due to the profit-driven approach, where aid distribution is tied to trade, directly or indirectly. The United States' relationship to the region is fundamentally different, following a Western model of conditional aid attached to structural and social reform.
Short-Term Missions, A Christian Guide to STMs, for Leaders, Pastors, Churches, Students, STM Teams and Mission Organizations: Survive and Thrive!
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by ByFaith Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Christian Short-Term Missions (STMs), budget travel with a Divine purpose. What you need to know about planning a STM, or joining a team, and considering the options as part of the Great Commission. Full of anecdotes and advice with informative timelines, and a biblical framework to help you engage in cross-cultural missions.
Jesus & Company, Part 1
Series: Jesus & Company. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
Jesus & Company, Part 1 by Don and Sondra Tipton recounts the extraordinary story of how God gave the Tipton's a vision to get a ship, fill it with the supplies, and sail around the world, giving goods to people in need. This is the amazing story of the four and a half turbulent but remarkable early years as the Lord overcame every obstacle and brought the vision to pass.
Future Hope
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1998, Freya travels to the rugged north-west of the Scotland, seeking emotional healing after a stressful volunteering mission in famine-affected southern Sudan. As her health and energy is restored she is guided into unexpected journeys by a prophecy that reveals family history and family secrets, and the story of betrayal that culminated in the loss of her first love.
Alpha Mission: A Beacon Flight Adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Eleven-year-old Bethan might be the youngest member of her family’s Beacon Flight team, but she’s the captain of getting into trouble. When their delivery of relief aid is threatened by a space gang known as Locusts, Bethan must recruit her brother, Kale, and local boy, Adjo, to uncover a deadly plot.
Liberia: Emerging from the Shadows
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
" I grew up in war. I've seen blood, I've seen everything. I've seen people killed before my eyes...I had a death in my family, the death of my child, a young baby. I saw the baby suffer." This is the story of a humanitarian medical mission of Rotaplast International. Early mornings running into late nights the team worked tirelessly on burn patients, victims of violence and tragic accidents.
Fortnight in the Philippines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The personal account of a casualty extraction and medical evacuation pilot and her team during their mission to the devastated Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.
Reader's Guide
Price: Free! Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Companion guide to "Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa" by Julie R. Dargis, with Eric James, Ph.D.
Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The life of a humanitarian aid worker in stories and verse from around the world--inspired by war-affected populations rebuilding their lives with unbreakable spirit. From Rwanda to Cote d'Ivoire, Congo to Serbia, Morocco to South Sudan "Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa" depicts one woman's journey living and working in the face of adversity.