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SRI LANKA: Responding to Needs of Thousands Displaced by Sri Lankan Civil War

By at May 27, 2009 | 12:32 pm

(MissionNewswire) Although there has been an official end to the civil war in Sri Lanka, the devastation and displacement of thousands of lives continues causing great need. Salesian Missions has responded with increased programs and supplies to the region helping displaced populations and rebuilding lives. Father Mark Hyde, executive director of Salesian Missions – more...

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PBS (Frontline): Getting Children off the Streets in India (VIDEO)

By at June 21, 2007 | 11:40 am

India: A New Life Getting children off the streets BY Gita Pullapilly Using money raised from foreign donors and support from the Indian government, Father Koshy, a Catholic Salesian priest, teamed up with his old friend Anu Dasaka, a psychologist and high-caste Hindu, to start the New Life Children's Home (or Navajeevan Bala Bhavan). In the 17 years Dasaka and more...

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