Tag Archives: Baptist Global Response

BGR ministers to Africa on World AIDS Day

NAIROBI, Kenya (BP, TAB) — Today marks the ongoing fight against HIV, a virus that 35 million people around the world live with. Of those, 19 million don’t know they have the virus, according to BBC News. To combat the … Continue reading

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Displaced Iraqis find help in BGR

IRAQ (TAB, BP) — In the midst of crisis Baptist Global Response (BGR) has been focused on helping families in need across Iraq, some 250,000 displaced people, even beyond the Yazidi community. As Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) … Continue reading

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BGR shifts gears in Philippines relief

PHILIPPINES (BGR) — Baptist Global Response’s (BGR) Rapid Assistance Team is nearly done identifying communities that need assistance and meeting immediate survival needs after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines. It’s time to shift gears toward a longer-term response. A Disaster Assessment and … Continue reading

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90 percent success rate in TB treatment

NASHVILLE (BGR) — Baptist Global Response (BGR) partners have seen a TB cure/treatment completion rate of greater than 90 percent in a community-based program in five districts of one rural Central Asian province. –30– To read more, visit http://www.thealabamabaptist.org.

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