United Nations hears of Anglican Communion Churches’ active role in tackling climate change

Posted on: June 7, 2019  The Anglican Communion’s Advocacy Officer and Head of New York Office, Jillian Abballe, took part in a UN TV discussion this week Photo Credit: ACNS [ACNS, by Rachel Farmer] The vital role of the church and faith communities in tackling climate change was highlighted during a televised discussion broadcast live … Continue reading “United Nations hears of Anglican Communion Churches’ active role in tackling climate change”

OHCHR Committee to hear of Anglican efforts to combat human trafficking around the world

Anglican Communion News Posted on: February 19, 2019 Posed by a model Photo Credit: Mahima India Efforts by Anglicans and Episcopalians to tackle human trafficking in Ghana, Hong Kong, the US and the UK will be brought to the attention of a Committee of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights this week. The Anglican … Continue reading “OHCHR Committee to hear of Anglican efforts to combat human trafficking around the world”

United Nations extends Anglican Communion accreditation to boost environmental campaign

Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) Posted on: November 2, 2018  The Anglican Communion will now be able to participate in future meetings of the UN Environment Assembly, such as this one, in Nairobi, Kenya, in December 2017. Photo Credit: Cyril Villemain / UN Environment The United Nations Environment Programme has formally recognised the Anglican Consultative … Continue reading “United Nations extends Anglican Communion accreditation to boost environmental campaign”