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”

Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN Commission on the Status of Women side-event

Posted on: March 23, 2018   [WCC] As the 62nd session of the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSWS62) was underway this week in New York City, the Revd Canon Terrie Robinson, director for women in society at the Anglican Communion Office, encouraged faith leaders to see their positive role in speaking out … Continue reading “Faith leaders discuss gender justice at UN Commission on the Status of Women side-event”