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What is Christian aid?
Christian Aid is a Christian organisation.
It is one of the biggest international development agencies in the
It is supported by Christian churches in UK
It has organizations in over 70 countries around the world to help the
world's poorest communities.
Christian Aid works in the countries that need help most, regardless of
the countries religion or race.
Christian Aid also organises the UK's largest door-to-door collection.
The Aims of Christian Aid:
The Christian organisation insists that world can and must be swiftly
changed to one where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty.
They work globally to change the causes of poverty, attempting to
achieve equality and freedom for all, regardless of faith or nationality.
They provide practical and effective assistance to tackle and prevent
the effects of poverty and its causes.
Christian Aid aim is to change the rules and systems that keep people
Christian Teachings and Human Rights shown in their work:
"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights."
Declaration of Human Rights
"Love your neighbour as yourself."
"For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and
you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,
I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after
me, I was in prison and you came to visit me."