World Council of Churches

A worldwide fellowship of churches seeking unity, a common witness and Christian service

WCC convenes strategic meeting on sustainable development goals

WCC convenes strategic meeting on sustainable development goals

On 8 February, the WCC convened a strategy meeting between principals and senior staff of the ACT Alliance, Anglican Alliance, Caritas Internationalis, Globethics, Lutheran World Federation and WCC, to discuss communication and collaboration in policy engagement, advocacy and action.

WCC offers condolences in wake of Taiwan earthquake

WCC offers condolences in wake of Taiwan earthquake

After a 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan on 6 February, the WCC offered condolences and expressed its support for relief efforts underway.

Tveit highlights unjust water resources for Palestinians

Tveit highlights unjust water resources for Palestinians

A water crisis for Palestinian people was highlighted by the general secretary of the WCC, Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, at the launch of the Seven Weeks for Water campaign in Jerusalem.