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Document Condolences on the death of Ambassador Bethuel Kiplagat
Condolence letter from the WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit on the death of Ambassador Bethuel Kiplagat, former moderator of the Commission of the Churches on International Affairs (CCIA).
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Tributes
Document To Be One Voice of Advocacy for Peace and Justice
The Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, WCC general secretary, delivered a speech to the CCIA meeting in Tirana, Albania, 2-8 October 2010, in which he called on the churches to speak with "one voice of advocacy for peace and justice".
Located in Resources / / WCC general secretary / Speeches
Document United Nations Advocacy Week 2010 Prayers
The Sixth United Nations Advocacy Week focused on the Palestine - Israel conflict and the situation in Nigeria. The meetings started every day with prayer in the chapel of the Ecumenical Centre, focusing on the Beatitudes (Mathews 5: 1-11) in connection with the themes of the International Ecumenical Peace Convocation (IEPC).
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / International advocacy
Document Report of the Governance and Nominations Committee
Report concerning the membership of WCC governing and consultative bodies as well as by laws, among other issues, as approved by the WCC Central Committee.
Located in Resources / / WCC Central Committee / Geneva, 2014
Document Report: Churches Together to Transform the World
The CCIA convened its 5th United Nations Advocacy Week (UNAW) on 15-20 November 2009 in New York City.
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / International advocacy
Document UNAW Report 2009 Annex II: Speaker Presentations, Section A
Keynote II: Charge and Challenge to the Churches the Churches; Thematic Priority I: Climate Displaced Peoples.
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / International advocacy
Document UNAW Report 2009 Annex III: Prayer Resources
United Nations Advocacy Week Opening Prayer, Monday Morning Prayer: Climate Displaced Peoples, Tuesday Morning Prayer: Indigenous Peoples Rights, Wednesday Morning Prayer: Colombia, Thursday Morning Prayer, Closing Prayer
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / International advocacy
Document Freedom of Religion: Documents of the CCIA
Freedom of Religion and Belief: Statements and Issues of the Commission of the Churches on International Affairs (CCIA). To celebrate its 70th anniversary, the WCC-CCIA has compiled a comprehensive anthology of documents pertaining to religious freedom - 550-page collection includes statements, letters, reports and background studies.
Located in Resources / / WCC commissions and working groups / Commission of the Churches on International Affairs
Document Statement on first Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty
Statement on First Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty issued by the WCC international affairs office.
Located in Resources / / WCC commissions and working groups / Commission of the Churches on International Affairs
Document Letter on European refugee situation
Letter on European refugee situation, jointly issued by the World Council of Churches, the Conference of European Churches and the Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe.
Located in Resources / / WCC commissions and working groups / Commission of the Churches on International Affairs