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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 [...]

Workshop on ‘Core Humanitarian Standards’: Keeping People at the Heart of Humanitarian Action

17 Dec 2019
13th December 2019: ACT Alliance – Nepal Forum successfully completed a 3-day workshop on, ‘Core Humanitarian Standard on Quality and Accountability’ in Lalitpur, Nepal. The workshop was attended by 28 [...]

Ecumenical Camp in Armenia

04 Nov 2019
Annual ecumenical camp brought together 63 young people from different communities of Armenia. 11-16 year old youngsters spent six full days in a picturesque camp area of Gugark Diocese of [...]

Workshop on Managing Complaints Response Mechanism

15 Oct 2019
The objective of this course from Community World Service Asia is to gather professional humanitarian workers from (I)NGOs, UN, donors and government agencies who aim to become experts in complaints [...]

Let your worries turn into political action

09 Oct 2019
Photo: Samuel Munck Margareta Koltai, Thematic Advisor for Fair and Sustainable Livelihood, Act Church of Sweden I’m one of the privileged who were tasked to read the Church of Sweden’s revised “Bishops’ [...]

Lessons from Mabi six months after the flood – A report from CWS Japan

09 Oct 2019
In June and July 2018, heavy rainfalls hit the western part of Japan. One of the most affected areas was a small town called Mabi in the Okayama prefecture. The [...]

Training of Trainers on ‘Quality and Accountability to Affected Populations’ in Bangkok

08 Oct 2019
Community World Service Asia is organizing a regional learning event on “Quality and Accountability to Affected Populations” from November 23 to 29, 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand. This event is a [...]

Community World Service Asia: Training on Advancing Women Leadership in Bangkok

25 Sep 2019
Community World Service Asia is organizing a training on Advancing Women Leadership from November 24 to 29, 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand. There are more educated and driven women entering the [...]

Emergency Preparedness Training for the Priests and ART partners from ACT Armenia Forum

01 Jul 2019
The World Council of Churches Armenia Inter-Church Charitable Round Table Foundation continues training on Emergency Preparedness and Rapid Response for Disaster Relief within the framework of the Capacity Building Program [...]

New! “A Disaster Preparedness Manual for Churches”

01 Jul 2019
Is your house of worship prepared to withstand a natural disaster and to help your congregation and community in the aftermath?  Do you want to be prepared but don’t know [...]
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