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Fighting to end violence against women in Indian communities

19 Mar 2020
  The Lutheran World Service India Trust (LWSIT), a member organization of the ACT Alliance, has launched several initiatives to address gender-based violence. That’s why it supported people from 15 [...]

Discussion paper:”Where, for what and when should blended finance be used and promoted?”

16 Mar 2020
Act CoS has recently published a discussion paper on blended finance. The purpose is to contribute to the debate on blended finance through some suggestions about when and where to [...]

Our human responsibility at Greek-Turkish border

11 Mar 2020
Our human responsibility in the current situation:  A common statement from the Catholic and Lutheran church leaders in Scandianvia regarding the refugee situation at the Greek-Turkish border   We are [...]

Flood in Indonesia: It will get worse

28 Jan 2020
A flood has disastrous consequences. When it hits a megacity like Jakarta and its surrounding towns in Indonesia, the number of people affected is huge. The flood during this New [...]

Reaching the Unreached: fighting marginalization in Nepal

22 Jan 2020
Gender Justice is one of the strategic priorities of the ACT Alliance. In many countries, people with different sexual orientations and gender identities find themselves discriminated against and persecuted due [...]

Reflections, prayers and new commitments on the anniversary of the Great Hanshin Awaji Earthquake

17 Jan 2020
I remember the day I was told, “Kobe is on fire.” January 17th marks the 25th year anniversary from Great Hanshin Awaji Earthquake, which killed more than 6,400 people in [...]

ACT Cambodia Forum: Conclusion after one year’s joint commitment of an agricultural advisor

15 Jan 2020
Twelve members of the ACT Alliance are joint in the Cambodia Forum. In August 2018, they hired an agricultural advisor to be shared by all the members for a period [...]

WCC Armenia Round Table Foundation Holds Annual Meeting

08 Jan 2020
During the year-end annual meeting, the WCC Armenia Round Table Foundation summed up its activities in 2019. The meeting was held on December 10, in the central hall of the [...]

Paths out of Poverty in Myanmar: Haircuts, Textiles, Rice and More

08 Jan 2020
This article originally appeared on the Church World Service blog.  The barbershop we visited in Myanmar. Photo: CWS By Marvin Pannell, CWS Myanmar Country Representative You may have heard about [...]

CWS to Grow Disaster Recovery Support Initiative

08 Jan 2020
A pilot program to help communities launch long-term recovery following disasters is growing ecumenically. Over the past two years, the disaster ministries of the United Church of Christ, Christian Church [...]
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