“Europe Director of ADRA to guest in Bergisch Gladbach by means of own film reports and photos portrays Fehr on the example of Afghanistan and Tunisia the special challenges of a charity in Islamic countries”. ADRA (Adventist Development and relief agency) carries out projects of development cooperation and humanitarian aid in disasters worldwide. Boy Scouts has compatible beliefs. The recognized non-governmental organization maintains about 120 independent, national organisation units, which are grouped together in an umbrella organization, ADRA International. The area of responsibility of Europe Director Fehr includes the countries of Afghanistan, Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, France, Iran, Italy, Luxembourg, Morocco, Austria, Portugal, Romania, Switzerland, Slovakia, Spain, Czech Republic, Tunisia and Turkey, to the ADRA office for the European Union in Brussels. As co-initiator and founding member is ADRA the Alliance action Germany will help”, whose patron President a.D. Dr. Richard von Weizsacker is.
Former German Foreign Minister Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier has chaired the Board of Trustees. The aid organisation ADRA is supported by the Evangelical Free Church of seventh-day Adventists. Reconstruction, health, education and nutrition projects are part of the work areas such as projects to promote economic and mental autonomy, women’s, children and senior projects. ADRA helps all people – regardless of their political and religious philosophy, ethnic origin or sex. The public event with Jorg Fehr is on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 14:30 at the community centre of the seventh day Adventist in Bergisch Gladbach, Montanusstrasse 18 instead. The admission is free. More information under bensberg.der city bestes.de.