Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Global Relief Efforts

By Ida Eva Zielinska


The 9th World Vegan Organization Forum takes place at the Yuanpei University of Medical Technology in Hsinchu on August 26, inviting representatives from 130 countries worldwide committed to the “Net Zero Carbon by 2050” initiative. Photos/Zhan Yi Ming


On July 29, Tzu Chi volunteers in Poland hold a graduation ceremony for Ukrainian refugees who completed Polish language courses, the graduation certificates accredited by the European Union. Beyond language instruction, the course provides warmth, advice, and guidance in seeking employment. Photos/Sergii


The Siddhartha Primary School in Lumbini holds a Rice Piggy Bank Reunion Day on August 6, inviting the community to engage in the spirit of giving by setting aside a handful of rice each day to help others in need of support. Photos/Tzu Chi Volunteer in Nepal

Inspired by the teachings of Dharma Master Cheng Yen, volunteers from the Teachers’ Association in Lumbini convene on August 5, sharing the importance of recycling and how DA.AI Technology uses reclaimed plastic bottles to create eco-blankets for disaster survivors. Photos/Tzu Chi Volunteer in Nepal


On July 4, students from the Sujata Bakrour Government School in western India receive unique, handwritten messages from Tzu Chi members and parent-child class students from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photos/Yap Jin Hong


Tzu Chi volunteers visit the Hogar De Ancianos El Atardecer nursing home on July 8, bringing supplies and heartfelt gifts, and leading the engaging group activities they had designed for all to enjoy. Photos/Liao Qing-jiu


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