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Madagascar Bishop visits parishes affected by cyclone

Bishop Theophile Botomazava, of the Diocese of Antsiranana in Madagascar, has visited several parishes badly affected by cyclone Enawo.   

18 April 2017

Easter message from Archbishop Ian Ernest, Church of the Province of the Indian Ocean

Easter message from Archbishop Ian Ernest, Church of the Province of the Indian Ocean

18 April 2017

Primates’ Christmas Message: Archbishop Ian Earnest and Cardinal Maurice E Piat

Joint Christmas Message from Archbishop Ian Ernest and Cardinal Maurice E Piat, Anglican and Roman Catholic leaders on Mauritius in the Indian Ocean.

23 December 2016

Starving communities in Africa reduced to eating toxic locusts

People have been reduced to eating toxic locusts as a result of the food shortages affecting Madagascar, Malawi and Zimbabwe. 

15 December 2016

Crowd-funding campaign to save fire-damaged historic Anglican school in Madagascar

An Anglican college in Madagascar is facing closure unless a crowdfunding campaign can help it break a decade-long "vicious cycle" of decline caused by two fires in 2005.

09 December 2016

Millions face starvation as famine hits southern Africa

The people of Madagascar, Malawi and Zimbabwe are facing the risk of death as erratic weather, drought and crop failures have resulted in chronic food shortages.

16 November 2016

Archbishop Welby joins cooking event to highlight food poverty

Friday Night Kitchen in Canterbury focuses on food, community and the Church as a centre of hospitality

19 May 2015

Mgr Welby: "Maurice a quelque chose d'important à partager"

L'archevêque de Canterbury, Maurice a quelque  chose d'important à partager avec le monde, à savoir la capacité des gens de différentes communautés et de différentes origines ethniques à vivre ensemble. 

08 July 2014

Archbishop Welby visits the Province of the Indian Ocean

On the final leg of his visit to Primates in Southern and Central Africa, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and his wife, Caroline, travelled from South Africa to Mauritius.

07 July 2014

Mgr Ernest: «Travailler pour le progrès et le développement»

Mgr Ernest écrit sur ​​les prochaines élections (également en malgache/

25 October 2013

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Sudan announced as a new Province within the Anglican Communion

The Anglican Communion has announced that Sudan will, in a few months from now, become a separate Province is its own right. Currently, Sudan is an internal province within the Anglican Church of South Sudan and Sudan.

Plans unveiled for Archbishop Janani Luwum 40th anniversary commemorations

A major commemoration will take place next month to mark the 40th Anniversary of the assassination of Archbishop Janani Luwum by Ugandas then-president, Idi Amin.