Covid-19 Updates

Updates on Rope’s work with our partners during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Covid-19 Update 39

News from our Partners – HWOM, Cameroon Each week we are seeking to share updates about our partners as they face Covid-19. This week we are sharing news from our partners in Cameroon. We are delighted to report that partners Mirabelle and Samuel have safely returned home after having to spend almost 2 years away. …

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Covid-19 Update 37

News from our Partners Each week we are seeking to share updates about our partners as they face Covid-19. This week we are sharing about our partners BOMO in DRC and Glad’s House in Kenya. BOMO in DRC With support from Rope’s Emergency Fund, our partners BOMO in Kinshasa DRC have been able to purchase …

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Covid-19 Update 35

News from our Partners – AKS, India At the time of writing India has recorded 301,579 cases of Covid-19 and 8,553 deaths. India’s government instigated a lockdown at the end of March. The lockdown has been extended several times, now until end of June, however India is beginning to unlock. Our partners Asha Kiran Society …

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Covid-19 Update 34

News from our Partners – Youth Action Uganda Our partners Youth Action Uganda (YAU) work with vulnerable communities in 4 districts within north-eastern Uganda, helping them become economically sustainable through agricultural programmes. They rely heavily on their team of Field Officers to deliver tailor-made mentoring and support to the 280 farmers currently on the last …

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Covid-19 Update 32

News from our Partners – children’s homes in Nepal Rope currently supports 130 children in six children’s homes in India, Bangladesh and Nepal through its Brighter Futures scheme. All partners have reported on how they are responding to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. About half of the children have stayed at the homes and …

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Covid-19 Update 31

News from our Partners – FEEJ in Chad At the time of reporting, Chad has reported 700 cases of the virus with 62 deaths. Rope supports FEEEJ in N’Djamena, Chad which operates an evangelical and discipleship programmes for young people, connecting closely with 22 local churches. Their centre in N’Djamena has been closed since the …

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Covid-19 Update 29

News from our Partners – HWOM, Cameroon At the time of writing Cameroon has reported 5,436 cases with 175 deaths. Our partners, Mirabelle and Samuel from Hope for Widows and Orphans Ministries (HWOM) seek to work with churches addressing the plight of widows and their children. The ongoing civil unrest, which began in 2016, had …

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Covid-19 Update 26

Emergency Fund Rope is currently working with 22 partners in 15 countries. All of them have been impacted in some form or another by the Covid-19 pandemic. In response to government directives many partners have had to close their operations entirely and staff are working from home. They are in the process of finding new …

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Covid-19 Update 24

News from our Partners – Sunshine Centre, Kenya At the time of writing Kenya has recorded 887 cases of covid-19 and 50 deaths. Our partners operate Sunshine centre in Navaisha, Kenya. The boarding home aims to provide homeless boys, orphaned or from single-parent families, with a caring, loving home environment which enables them to access …

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Covid-19 Update 23

News from our Partners – Alikadam Hostel, Bangladesh At the time of writing Bangladesh has recorded 22,268 cases of Covid-19 and 328 deaths. Recent press reports indicate that cases are now being reported within refugee camps where Rohingya are living. Our partners, Pastor Biramon and wife Swarnati run the Alikadam Hostel, which is based in …

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Covid-19 Update 22

“Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”  Matthew 11:28 This week we are delighted that our partner from Bangladesh has written our weekly blog during Covid-19. Pastor Edwin Baroi is part of the Pastoral Team of the Dhaka Assemblies of God. Rope currently supports two of …

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Covid-19 Update 21

News from our Partners – Change Makers, South Africa At the time of writing South Africa has recorded 7,808 cases of covid-19 and 153 deaths. The government responded quickly to flatten the curve helping to delay the spread of the virus and enabling it to screen people in hotspots and prepare its health system to …

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Covid-19 Update 20

News from our Partners – SLCDO, Pakistan At the time of writing Pakistan has recorded 24,644 cases of covid-19 and 585 deaths. Our partners Shining Lights Community Development Organisation (SLCDO) offer a range of development programmes for children and adults within Gilgit, northern Pakistan. Rope is in partnership with them to deliver vocational and life …

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