Footsteps is a paper which aims to share information, ideas, contacts and experience in a Christian context at grassroots level. It encourages the practical outworking of integral mission in all aspects of local development work.
Each issue concentrates on a different topic. Recent issues have included topics such as sanitation, improving food security, breaking taboos on matters affecting sexual health, the impact of climate change on agriculture, household health care and microenterprise. Over 80 issues have now been produced. This site contains back copies of all issues which you can search by topic.
It is produced in seven languages – English, French (Pas à Pas), Spanish (Paso a Paso), Portuguese (Passo a Passo), Chinese, Bangla and Hindi.
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Readers are invited to contribute views, articles, letters and photos by writing to the address above.
Articles and illustrations from Footsteps may be adapted for use in training materials encouraging health and development provided the materials are distributed free of charge and that credit is given to Footsteps, Tearfund.
Please note that opinions and views expressed in the letters and articles do not necessarily reflect the views of the Editor or Tearfund. Technical information supplied in Footsteps is checked as thoroughly as possible, but we cannot accept responsibility should any problems occur.
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