Books tagged: humanitarian aid

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Act and Help et Disha, Varanasi, Inde
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: French. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Bénarès, des centaines de petites filles et adolescentes sont à la merci des dealers, des marchands, et des millions de pèlerins qui passent par cette ville pour ne jamais y revenir. Elles s’appellent Leela Puja Kajal Anju Rajana Lalita Rakhi Reena Pinky Asha Manjali Sapana Anita... Toutes ont une soif de vie et un besoin d’amour immenses. Voici le travail de Act and Help et Disha
Off to Save the World: How Julia Taft Made a Difference
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
For more than three decades, Julia Taft was one of the United States’ top humanitarian relief experts, friend and ally of the world’s most impoverished people. She was, simply put, a legend in her field.
Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa
Price: $3.99 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Peace, Or Something Like It: A Small Favor To Ask
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Right now, there is a humanitarian crisis of epic proportions occurring in Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq, Turkey, Greece, Germany and other places. A new organization, co-founded by actress and former refugee Milana Vayntrub ("Lily" from ATT commercials), needs our help and support to provide aid to those in need. Proceeds from this collection of essays and poems will go to her group CantDoNothing.org.