Mission Without Borders
"Supporting those in desperate need"


The latest news from our field countries.


Knitting - delivery dates and instructions - Operation Cover Up

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

If you are a knitting coordinator, click here for the instructions you need for your 2014 knitted goods and other gifts for shipping to Eastern Europe...

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Floods hit Bulgaria

Monday, 23 June 2014

Many thousands of people have been affected by sudden flooding in the eastern Bulgarian seaside city of Varna. At least 11 people have been killed and others are feared lost...

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Ukraine - good news about summer camps

Monday, 2 June 2014

Our Ukraine team reports: Despite fears and worries about Camps 2014, we started the first one for 121 sponsored children, on 28 May. Then we welcomed another 123 children - this time from sponsored families. And from Sunday, as many as 200 more State Homes girls and boys arrived at our o...

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Update from Bosnia

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Update Tuesday, 20 May 2014...

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Floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

A state of emergency is now proclaimed due to the recent floodings in Bosnia and Herzegovina last week...

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Ukraine update: summer camps

Friday, 9 May 2014

Until recently, there was real doubt as to whether our camps would be able to run in Ukraine for two reasons: because of the current crisis in Ukraine, and because the government wanted to hold camp venues in reserve for refugee military personnel and their families from Crimea...

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Ukraine Interview on Radio Rhema

Monday, 7 April 2014

The interview was recorded and you can listen to host Andrew Urquhart interviewing NZ director Andrew Wilks about Mission Without Borders and about the situation in Ukraine and the Mission's involvement there...

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The Ukraine Crisis

Friday, 4 April 2014

The map will give you an idea of why Ukrainians are worried right now. Their neighbour, Russia, is right on their doorstep, and outguns them in all ways militarily, and in terms of its resources and economic power in the region. And the Russian government has just annxed Crimea, with the agreem...

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Overcomers 2013 NZ edition is out

Thursday, 3 April 2014

This year's Overcomers magazine features the Ukraine crisis, and also what it means for some ordinary Ukrainian folk to live below the poverty line...

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Ukraine Economy - ordinary people suffering

Friday, 28 March 2014

The Ukraine economy is in a very bad state now. The overall UA debt has grown to be over 800 billion Hryvnya (NZ$83.5 billion). Russian gas supplies are expected to rise 79% starting from 1 April to US$480 per 1000 cubic meters which means the energy tariffs for households will obviously be rais...

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Price for new sponsorships from March 2014

Thursday, 27 March 2014

We are facing increased costs in our field countries, especially as a result of increased fuel costs and food costs...

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Press Release - Ukraine

Monday, 17 March 2014

Bringing hope to the people of Ukraine As we begin this sea...

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Please join with us in prayer!

Sunday, 16 March 2014

"Dear Brothers and Sisters...

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Ukraine in crisis

Wednesday, 5 March 2014

Behind all the political unrest, out of sight of most media, are the ordinary Ukrainians. Millions of them are very poor. Many of them are suffering more right now then before the crisis. It is the poorest of the poor who suffer the most. &nbsp...

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Prayer for Ukraine

Wednesday, 12 February 2014

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Update: Operation Winter Rescue

Saturday, 1 February 2014

Even as you read this, severe cold is making life difficult for many families, elderly and the homeless in the countries where we work...

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Help get MWB known

Friday, 31 January 2014

If you can help us by displaying leaflets and newsletters, or helping host a local event (like a morning tea or an information evening), or if you would like to talk to groups about our work, please be in touch with us.&nbsp...

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Update: Christmas Love parcels

Thursday, 30 January 2014

Reports from our field offices confirm that the parcels have been packed and sent out, thanks to your help. Valdet in our Albania office writes: "Smiling faces and delight. This is the first impact of the OCL distribution to targeted beneficiaries in Albania on this Christmas Eve. Together with...

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Big Snows in Romania

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Heavy snowfalls and blizzard affected 18 counties from Southern and South Eastern Romania. The authorities issued an alert code for massive snows and wind. Many national roads and 3 highways were closed to prevent drivers getting stranded en route while tens of villages were left without electr...

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