World Council of Churches

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Kenyan church leaders support effort to restore key forest complex

Kenyan church leaders support effort to restore key forest complex

As part of their work to care for creation, Kenyan church leaders are backing a government effort to restore the Mau Forest, a vital ecosystem in the Rift Valley region.

WCC plans solidarity visit to Democratic Republic of Congo

WCC plans solidarity visit to Democratic Republic of Congo

WCC leaders will visit the Democratic Republic of Congo from 19-21 August to meet with religious leaders and government officials, and to express solidarity with the people and pray for just peace with the churches in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Churches denounce increasing violence against children in Argentina

Churches denounce increasing violence against children in Argentina

Churches, civil society organisations and almost 100 children and adolescents - many of whom experience poverty and violence daily - attended a consultation on 11 August organized by the World Council of Churches (WCC) in the town of Pilar, north of the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina.