HEKS/EPER operates in eight countries in Asia, namely Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Iraq, Israel/Palestine, Lebanon, Pakistan and the Philippines. In its rural community development work, HEKS/EPER assists smallholder families in enhancing their food security and incomes and supports disadvantaged minorities in claiming their rights and in resolving current conflicts non-violently. Under its humanitarian aid programmes HEKS/EPER provides assistance for Syrian refugees and internally displaced people in Lebanon and Iraq. In the Philippines and Pakistan, HEKS/EPER helps rural communities secure their livelihoods through improved disaster preparedness. In Lebanon, HEKS/EPER has also been supporting two inter-church cooperation projects since 2016.
Swiss Church Aid (HEKS/EPER)
Phone: +41 44 360 88 10