On 20 March 2017, the World Council of Churches (WCC) Commission of the Churches on International Affairs (CCIA) delivered a statement on the human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories at the 34th session of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations Office in Geneva.
Like many people brought up in rural Kenya, Catherine Mwangi had a long walk to fetch water for home use from a nearby river in what she calls her “humble upbringing”. For the past seven years, Mwangi has been the executive director ADSMKE (the Anglican Development Services of Mount Kenya East) and water access is an important issue in her work.
As Great Britain continued to cope with grief and trauma in the wake of the country’s deadliest terror attack in 12 years, WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit offered sympathy for those who lost loved ones from both Great Britain and other countries.
Mar 01, - Apr 16, 2017 Seven Weeks for Water
Mar 30, - Apr 04, 2017 Joint Consultative Group between the WCC and Pentecostals
Apr - Apr 28, 2017 European Christian Internet Conference
May 19, - Jun 01, 2017 Global Ecumenical Theological Institute 2017
Jun - Jun 11, 2017 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
Jun - Jun 12, 2017 Executive Committee meeting
Jun - Jun 22, 2017 Commission on Faith and Order meeting