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South American Anglicans meet to discuss joint action on climate change

Bishops and other delegates from the Anglican Church of South America have met to discuss joint action on the global climate change.

11 June 2018

Massachusetts faith leaders and scientists join forces in climate change emergency appeal

More than 500 religious and scientific leaders in the US-state of Massachusetts have appealed for urgent action to tackle climate change.

31 May 2018

Church could appoint Climate Commissioner after Synod motion

The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia is set to appoint a Climate Commissioner as it continues to fight climate change.

18 May 2018

African Anglican leaders look at engaging with politicians to make society better

Senior Anglican leaders in Africa are considering how the Church should engage more with politicians on the continent to improve society.

14 May 2018

Archbishop of Canterbury urges African Anglican leaders to shape the world

The Archbishop of Canterbury has told African Anglican leaders that the strength of the Church on the continent is a gift to the world.

11 May 2018

Rio Tinto faces up to Church of England shareholders’ resolution on coal-lobby

A C of E resolution challenging Rio Tinto’s continuing support for pro-coal lobby groups gained the support of 18 per cent of shareholders.

03 May 2018

Faith leaders call for urgent climate change action at Commonwealth heads of government meeting

Former Archbishop Rowan Williams and other faith leaders urge Commonwealth heads to turn “words into action” on climate change.

18 April 2018

Bishop welcomes NZ government announcement on offshore oil drilling

The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, has announced a ban on new permits for offshore oil and gas exploration.

12 April 2018

Mothers’ Union steps in to help snow-trapped medics’ unplanned hospital stay

Mothers’ Union members in Newcastle, north-east England, stepped in to help doctors and nurses trapped at work by heavy snow.

04 April 2018

Bishop Gregory Venables calls South American bishops together to tackle climate change

Bishops from South America are to discuss ways of tackling the “ever-growing environmental challenges resulting from climate change”.

26 March 2018

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Archbishop Masimango Katanda previews Lambeth Conference 2020

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Countdown to Lambeth 2020

Archbishops from around the Communion have been speaking to ACNS about looking forward to the Lambeth Conference in 2020 as planning for the event gathers momentum and giving their views on the importance of the Anglican Communion.

Easter messages from Anglican Primates

A collection of Easter Messages issued by Primates of the Provinces of the Anglican Communion.