World Council of Churches

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

WCC commission promotes ecumenical learning and education

The committee that advises WCC governing bodies on promoting ecumenical learning has ended its February 2015 meeting with a series of recommendations to ensure a vibrant study environment.

CCN working for responsible elections in Nigeria

In many countries, national elections can provoke tension and uncertainty. Nigeria is no exception. The elections, originally scheduled for the middle of February, have now been postponed to 28 March, partly as a result of the security situation.

WCC condemns atrocities by the “Islamic State” in Syria

The WCC has strongly condemned the latest attacks and atrocities reported to have been committed by the so-called “Islamic State” against Christians in Syria.


16 February - 05 April 2015 Seven Weeks for Water

01 March 2015 Fast for the Climate

27 July - 14 August 2015 Building an interfaith community