As Sierra Leone coped with the aftermath of a devastating mudslide while facing the threat of another slide, the World Council of Churches General Secretary, the Revd Dr Olav Fykse Tveit , offered condolences and prayers.
21 August 2017
Mass burial ceremonies for the victims of this week’s catastrophic landslides in the Sierra Leonean capital Freetown have begun.
17 August 2017
A new Anglican-run community shelter to provide a home for trafficked children is on course to open next year in Accra, Ghana.
03 August 2017
Bishop James Odico of The Gambia has expressed thanksgiving for a peaceful outcome after the tensions surrounding a Presidential election in December. The poll marked the first change of presidency in The Gambia since a military coup in 1994.
06 March 2017
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry of the US-based Episcopal Church has led a reconciliation pilgrimage for bishops and Episcopal Relief & Development supporters to Ghana.
20 February 2017
A week-long Episcopal Relief & Development pilgrimage to Ghana will focus on reconciliation, visiting cities and sites critical to understanding the trans-Atlantic slave trade.
19 January 2017
A new academic study into growth and decline in the Anglican Communion will be marked by a day conference and the publication of a new book.
15 November 2016
A shortage of trained evangelists, lay readers and deacons in the West African diocese of the Gambia is being tackled by priests seconded from Ghana and Zimbabwe.
11 November 2016
It is 10 months since the World Health Organisation declared that the Ebola outbreak in west Africa was at an end; but the aftermath will take many years to resolve.
14 October 2016
Pulpit swaps and shared retreats are among the ideas being developed to develop unity between Anglicans and Roman Catholics.
05 October 2016