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Church and Community Engagement Coordinator, Anglican Overseas Aid

Nils von Kalm

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Nils von Kalm is the Church and Community Engagement Coordinator at Anglican Overseas Aid.

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Features The Gaza Strip Features

"Palestinians in Gaza need the world to know what they are experiencing"

“Since 2007, the people of Gaza have had their land, sea and air illegally blockaded by Israel. The blockade constrains the movement of Palestinians outside of Gaza, impeding their access to basic necessities like healthcare. Additionally, unemployment sits at more than 40 percent, electricity is only available for about six hours per day, and 95 percent of the water is undrinkable,” says Nils von Kalm


Protecting the innocent in Kenya

Anglican Overseas Aid’s partner in Kenya, the Anglican Church of Kenya, is prioritising the protection of children who have suffered harassment and abuse during the COVID-19 pandemic


AOA supporting women and children’s rights in Kenya

The story of Jesus’ mother Mary, who became pregnant at a young age and faced potential stoning, while very different in context, resonates with Anglican Overseas Aid’s (AOA) work in Kenya, where they partner with the Anglican Church of Kenya to protect the rights of women and children