Be a part of the JOURNEY

24-27 OCTOBER 2019


We are excited to announce the Global Forum for a World Without Orphans 2019, which will take place 24-27 October 2019 in Chiang Mai, Thailand.  This will be a strategic gathering for the global church in advancing efforts to end ‘orphanhood’ and to ensure that all children grow up in safe, stable, and nurturing families.

Registration and program information will be available in February 2019.

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Barbara Ruegger

MA in Holistic Child Development (HCD)
Barbara Ruegger, single, from Switzerland is a trained nurse, holds a MA in Holistic Child Development (HCD), and is presently a scholar for a PhD in HCD. She has worked in children’s ministry for the past 25 years, as a children's pastor and in a children's home in Switzerland and with children in the streets and slums in India.  Barbara is a trainer and coach for people who minister to children and for that purpose travels worldwide. She has a big heart for children at risk, especially for those who have to live away from their parents, for orphans and children who are unable to find healthy attachments with people.