The blind man running 120 miles for peace

Nick Thorley is training to run 120 miles this autumn to raise money for Cord. Nick would love to come and share his story at your group, business, school or church. Read more

Somphone Bouasavanh: Cord’s Country Representative in Laos

Somphone Bouasavanh is a Lao, who grew up in Nangew village in Luang Prabang. He has seen first-hand the impact that decisions taken by those in power have had on the poor of his country. Read more

Wolfe on the run

We’re absolutely delighted that Andy Wolfe is running the London Marathon for Cord this year. Read more

The Burundian business woman building a more peaceful and prosperous community

Thanks to your wonderful support we are enabling more communities in Burundi to become safe and stable. Read more

Thank you for standing with the people of Myanmar

During our “March for Myanmar” initiative hundreds of you prayed, posted photos online, wrote to your MPs and donated to our Myanmar appeal. Thank you for your tremendous efforts which have had such an impact. Read more

Reflect - July/October 2021

Resources to help you reflect and pray for communities around the world Read more

Connect - summer 2021

The magazine for Cord's friends and supporters Read more

Strengthening and Protecting Indigenous People’s Right to Traditional Land (SPIRIT)

Around the world, 70 million indigenous people depend on forests for their livelihoods and spiritual practices.  However, because they have so many fantastic natural resources, the forests in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam are now threatened. Read more

Cord supports people returning to Burundi

Cord’s project ‘Peace through Empowerment of Returning Women, Children and Youth’ works with vulnerable groups returning to Burundi from neighbouring countries. Read more

I felt fully human

Sandrine is 16 years old and lives in the province of Rutana in Burundi. She has seven siblings and studies in the fifth form at her local school. Tragically, for much of her life, Sandrine has endured constant threats and regularly feared for her life. This is because, along with two other siblings, she is Albino. Read more