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Reconstruction

Although nearly half (40prozent) of all damages in Haiti affects homes, are only 6percent of international funds and 14prozent of US Government funds intended for construction and repair of houses Cologne, August 04, 2010 – although nearly half (40%) of all damages in Haiti affects houses, intended for construction and repair of houses so far only 6% of international funds and only 14% of the resources of the US Government. In addition, only about 3 million US dollars for repairs of the damaged houses are planned. Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for humanity, the Government pointed out this imbalance of aid flows. In regard to a medium-term reconstruction of Haiti, he outlined the basic importance of focusing on safe accommodation of the persons concerned to the Committee of Foreign Affairs as an expert for reconstruction in disaster areas. He called to schedule more funds for the construction and repair of shelters for the 1.5 million people affected. More funds will be required for the removal of rubble as the essential basis for a possible reconstruction of houses – urgent.

Objective of aid must be that affected families in their old homes and environments can return. At newly established residential areas, also work, and educational opportunities for the people must be to promote the development of the country. From previous disasters is known, that the city’s population is growing after a disaster – this must be taken into account. Already now are from the estimated 570,000 people, au who left port Prince after the earthquake, more than half of the City returned. Displaced persons living in over 1300 emergency settlements in insecure, highly improvised accommodation without special protection against hurricanes. You are not sure also before expulsion, as ownership of land are unclear. The clarification of this complex and difficult ownership requires further financial resources and emphasis on the international helpers.

Drug Addiction

Publications 93 (25514) on 29.06.2010 and 94 (25 515) on 30.06.2010 in the newspaper "Komsomolskaya Pravda" in the "Who and what recruits flock of drug addicts" aroused great public interest. Even with reports of the forum on the newspaper's website, it is clear that the problem of combating drug of concern to many of our citizens. Given that today in Russia Protestant churches have a very active help drug addicts to people, not surprising that towards the believers, and sent not so much laurel wreaths, how many stones and arrows. It so happened that often in our country initiative is punishable. Today in Russia there are several major Protestant groups. One of the most numerous – Russian Joint Union of Christians of Evangelical Faith (Pentecostals).

In the churches belonging to the Union, with more than 350 rehabilitation centers for drug addicts and alcoholics in different regions of the country. In particular, only when local churches, "Exodus" are 38 such centers for social and spiritual care. Service for people addicted evangelicals began to engage in about 15 years ago. At a time when drug addiction was killing a generation, clerics descended into the dirty basements, came to the cooking apartment, where literally dragged the young guys and girls that look like zombies. Sometimes the eyes of believers are brought half-decayed fetid body, are lukewarm life. Helped everyone – the homeless, children and business people. Thus, the sick, degraded, fallen on the bottom of life, people began to take hope.