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Relief, development and podcast

Nov 18, 2021

On this episode we look at food insecurity in India and how MCC partners are working alongside rural farmers to increase access to food for their families. We talk to MCC project officer Pabitra Paramanya about this work, and how partners help farmers try new methods and increase their yields. We also hear a story from...


Sep 20, 2021

On this episode we look at the recent earthquake in Haiti, hearing about the vast and diverse needs in the affected communities.

We talk to global health coordinator Paul Shetler Fast about the first distribution of relief and look at what a long term response might look like. We also talked to MCC staff Muriel Chaperon...


Aug 19, 2021

On this episode we’re talking about the importance of integrating peace and development in Colombia, a place with a long history of armed conflict. 

Featuring a story from Dionisio Alarcón about how he uses storytelling to help victims of violence process their trauma. Host Scott interviews Sara Melgarejo, an MCC...


Jul 16, 2021

On this episode we explore how honouring treaties with Indigenous peoples is connected to peacebuilding.
 
We feature the story of the Two Row Wampum belt and guest Adrian Jacobs, who is Ganosono of the Turtle Clan, Cayuga Nation of the Six Nations Haudenosaunee Confederacy, joins us to talk about how his people are...


Jun 17, 2021

Amal Nassar, a Palestinian woman from Tent of Nations in the West Bank, is committed to peace with neighbouring settlements even as they face constant pressure to leave their land.

Mike and Linda Shantz join host Scott Campbell to talk about their experience on an MCC learning tour to Palestine and Israel in 2019 and...