Longlong

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Longlong Longlong

Longlong

Longlong is 4 years old and lives in the Philippines

Waiting for 3 months

About Longlong

Longlong's Project

Longlong's Country

About Longlong

Male

GENDER

Male

08/04/2017

BIRTHDAY

08/04/2017

Philippines

COUNTRY

Philippines


Guardian(s):

  • Mother, 
  • Father

Children in household:



Longlong and his Mother receive assistance from trained specialists based at his local church. These specialists visit Longlong at home and ensure he receives the necessary nutrition and medical care to meet critical physical needs. The specialists also provide emotional and spiritual support to Longlong and his family together with appropriate early childhood development insights and training.

Please remember Longlong in your prayers. Your love and support will help him to receive the assistance he needs to grow and develop.

Longlong's Project

Church Partner:


Location:


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No. of Residents:


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Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Wood, 
  • Floor: Wood

Regional Diet:


  • Bread, 
  • Chickens, 
  • Egg, 
  • Fish, 
  • Pork, 
  • Rice

Longlong's Country

Country:

Philippines

Capital City:

Manila

Population:

105 million

Life expectancy:

male 66.1 years, female 73.3 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 93.7%, rural 90.3%

Population with improved sanitation:

73.9%

Infant mortality rate:

20.9 deaths/1,000 live births

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

21.5%

Adult literacy rate:

male 95.8%, female 96.8%

Religion:

Roman Catholic 80.6%, Protestant 8.2% (includes Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches 2.7%, National Council of Churches in the Philippines 1.2%, other Protestant 4.3%), other Christian 3.4%, Muslim 5.6%, tribal religions .2%, other 1.9%, none .1% (2010 est.)

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:

21.6%

A little bit of history

Sponsor Longlong today for £28 a month and change his life forever


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