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Central Zambia: "Only 10 out of 4,000 children have birth certificates"

An Anglican bishop has said families need to register their children's birth. 

06 September 2014

Cathedral holds vigil against violence to children

Violence against children is pandemic and should belong in the past, a bishop said in a special vigil service this week.

07 February 2014

Ian Sparks obituary

Obituary of Ian Sparks, former CEO of the Children’s Society and Chair of International Anglican Family Network

05 February 2014

The Children's Society welcomes draft Modern Day Slavery Bill

Matthew Reed, Chief Executive of The Children’s Society, said: 'The government’s draft Modern Day Slavery Bill is critical to tackling trafficking in the UK'.

17 December 2013

Men and Women vital in struggle for justice

Men and women in the Church must work together to address the global issue of violence in the home. This is a theme that runs through the International Anglican Family Network’s latest newsletter

25 November 2013

Bp Huggins: "Family violence should be key election issue"

​“Childhood is for enchantment, wonder, joy. Not for the terror of violence in the home”

29 August 2013

Archbishop of Canterbury's Statement for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children

Archbishop of Canterbury's Statement for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has released a statement for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children.

20 November 2012

Anglican Communion Family Network targets birth registration, invites input

Anglican Communion Family Network targets birth registration, invites input

The International Anglican Family Network is inviting members of the Anglican Communion to share their thoughts and stories as part of an initiative to actively promote birth registration.

10 May 2012

Advent a time for Anglicans worldwide to engage with birth registration for all

The International Anglican Family Network (IAFN) is using the season of Advent to encourage member Churches of the Communion to get involved with making birth registration a universal reality.

30 November 2011

Archbishop of Canterbury's Statement for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children

Archbishop of Canterbury's Statement for the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has released a statement in advance of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children, which is on Sunday 20th November 2011.

18 November 2011

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What’s the future for Africa’s oldest motor ship?

Questions abound about the fate of a 113-year-old mission ship in Malawi named for an Anglican missionary.

Wrong number, right message

She prayed about it and then settled on who she’d like to invite for the inaugural Back to Church Sunday. When the spirited inviter phoned the person she had in mind, she—accidentally and providentially—dialed the wrong number.