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New academy facilitates theological studies - south Asian style

Clergy and lay leaders from Anglican churches in south Asia are taking part in a pioneering programme designed to increase culturally sensitive theological training.

18 November 2016

Church tackles female poverty and child marriages with education boost

The Church of Bangladesh is helping women out of poverty, in an area where child marriage was rife, by providing accommodation for female students.

04 August 2016

Women from the Anglican and United Churches of South Asia discuss challenges and seek gender justice

Women from the Anglican and United Churches of South Asia share achievements in their work with women and girls and explore challenges in seeking gender justice in their region.

16 October 2015

Bangladesh: Anglican initiative equips marginalized women to engage governance

Cooperative for low-income women will act as 'laboratory village' for study of climate issues, says Anglican Alliance 

02 June 2015

Bangladesh roundtable: "Goal of different faiths is similar"

The year 2015 started with a national roundtable discussion on “World Peace and Human Civilization” 

21 January 2015

Call for prayer as severe flooding hits Northern Bangladesh, India and Pakistan

Anglican Alliance Regional Facilitator for Asia, Michael Roy, reports on severe flooding across the region, that have killed hundreds of people, washed away homes and left thousands stranded.

09 September 2014

Christians, Muslims and Hindus express solidarity with victims of Bangladesh's Baniarchar church attack

Thirteen years after the bomb attack at the Catholic Church of Baniarchar in Bangladesh which killed ten people and injured more than twenty in 2001

06 June 2014

Progress in fight for Bangladesh garment workers

The Church of Bangladesh is reporting some success in its Justice for Bangladeshi Garment Workers Campaign, but says that much more still needs to be done.

25 April 2014

WCC: Urgent call to end violence against Bangladeshi minorities

Human rights defenders from Bangladesh, gathered in a meeting sponsored by the World Council of Churches (WCC)

26 March 2014

Alliance appeal brings support for Bangladesh garment workers

An appeal launched by the Church of Bangladesh through the Anglican Alliance raised USD $16,000 for garment workers and their families

16 January 2014

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Gender-based violence is a sin

Features 

Anglican World focuses on reconciliation

Reconciliation is the theme of the latest edition of Anglican World, which contains an in-depth interview with Canon Sarah Snyder, the Archbishop of Canterbury’s new advisor for reconciliation.

Bishop Greg Venables is new Primate of South America

The Bishop of Argentina, Greg Venables, has been re-elected as the new Primate of the Anglican Church of South America.