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Latin American consultation focuses on the next World Mission Conference

Latin American consultation focuses on the next World Mission Conference

Some 40 participants, coming mainly from Latin American countries, attended a consultation promoted by the World Council of Churches (WCC) entitled “Together Towards Life: Mission in the 21st Century”, from 30 April – 4 May, in Rosario, Argentina.

G7 must address famine

G7 must address famine

Not nearly enough is being done to save the lives of the 20 million people who face famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria. Among them are 1.4 million children, who are at imminent risk of death unless aid reaches them immediately.

In Zimbabwe, connections could strengthen peace

In Zimbabwe, connections could strengthen peace

Friday morning a delegation of church leaders led by World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit was received on a courtesy visit in Harare by Zimbabwe vice president Hon. Emmersom Mnangagwa and government officials.