A statement issued by the WCC Executive Committee on 25 November has made strong recommendations urging all countries to take special measures to protect and support refugees and displaced people from the Middle East, especially those from countries like Syria, Iraq and Israel-Palestine.
The spiritual head of the Church of Cyprus, Archbishop Chrysostomos II, welcomed members of the WCC Executive Committee at his office in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 25 November.
WCC leaders and President Nicos Anastasiades of Cyprus have discussed reunification of Cyprus and reconciliation among communities at a meeting on 25 November in the island's divided capital Nicosia.
20 - 26 November 2014 Executive Committee meeting
24 - 26 November 2014 Collaborative response to the Ebola crisis
24 - 28 November 2014 Equipping Churches for Building Peace and Human Security
25 November - 10 December 2014 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence
01 - 05 December 2014 Peacebuilding and Advocacy for Just Peace