It is with deep sadness that we receive and share the news of the passing of Mr. Lawrence Diengdoh, father of Mr. Pius Ranee, TIP Fellow 2017 and present Executive Director of NESFAS, at Nongtraw, Meghalaya, India, on November 18, 2020. Mr. Diengdoh, was a bamboo artisan and well-known beekeeper of Nongtraw.
TIP, its partners and friends, extend their heartfelt condolences to his wife Kong Bibiana Ranee, a custodian farmer and local knowledge holder of Nongtraw community, and also to Pius Ranee and the bereaved family.
We pray that God gives the family the strength and courage to bear the loss. May the memories of the departed help bring comfort to the family in this difficult time and the departed soul rest in eternal peace.