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Children speak at Geneva event about being affected by violence

The World Council of Churches (WCC) deputy General Secretary Prof. Dr Isabel Apawo Phiri has told a Geneva-based event that Churches and organisations working together can prevent and address “tragic reality” of violence against children.

19 June 2017

Humanitarian work in Gaza and peace efforts in South Sudan recognised in Archbishop of Canterbury's awards

More than 35 people from around the world have been recognised with awards for outstanding service to the church in a ceremony at Lambeth Palace.

14 June 2017

New Co-ordinator for the International Anglican Family Network

The International Anglican Family Network (IAFN), has appointed a new Co-ordinator, Deacon Angela Morrison, who will be taking over from Dr Sally Thompson, recently retired from the role after a quarter of a century.

07 February 2017

Episcopalians part of coalition to mobilize faith leaders to improve child, maternal health

Episcopal Relief & Development committed to creating lasting change for generations to come

29 September 2015

WCC and UNICEF sign global partnership to promote children's rights

Initial focus on issues of violence against children and climate change

21 September 2015

WCC hosts seminar on preventing violence against children

Church in position to bring transformation, says WCC associate general secretary

01 September 2015

New Zealand: Lay leadership core theme at Anglican Maori General Synod

Laity must take control of administration to free clergy to get on with core business of worship

14 August 2015

Anglican Family Network shows how 'family' can be place of reconciliation

Latest newsletter shares practical, Gospel-centred examples of repairing broken relationships

13 August 2015

New Mothers' Union Chief Executive to continue support for families

New leader looks to further ongoing transformation of communities through fighting poverty and injustice

03 August 2015

The Episcopal Church strengthens position on immigration, refugees

Link to Anglican Communion efforts to end statelessness through universal birth registration campaign

16 July 2015