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GFA World Launches Aid Effort Amid Pakistan’s Deadly ‘Monsoon On Steroids’

Sept. 7, 2022

Children salvage a cot from their flood-hit home, in Charsadda, Pakistan.



STONEY CREEK,
-based GFA World (
www.gfa.ca) — one of the largest humanitarian agencies in the world and its field partners — are rushing to bring aid to flood-stricken families in the throes of Pakistan’s devastating “monsoon on steroids.”

Massive-scale flooding caused by weeks of heavy monsoon rains has engulfed a third of the country, claiming more than 1,100 lives and impacting 33 million people — more than the entire population of Australia.

“Compassion Services teams have undergone emergency training and are now implementing that training in Paki…


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