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Document Statement presented to the media by Archbishop Desmond Tutu on behalf of the Ecumenical Caucus
World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance, Durban, South Africa, 26 August - 7 September 2001
Located in Resources / / WCC commissions and working groups / Commission of the Churches on International Affairs
Document Women Respond to the Kairos Palestine Document
Thirty women gathered in Bethlehem on 13-18 December 2010 to celebrate the first anniversary of the «Kairos Palestine» document on the quest for peace and human rights in Palestine and Israel. The gathering also reflected theologically on the content of the text. Participants came from the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Europe, North and Latin America and Australia.
Located in Resources / / Ecumenical movement in the 21st century / Women
Document Water crisis in Palestine
Statement of the Ecumenical Water Network, World Council of Churches, Jerusalem, June, 2014.
Located in Resources / / Justice, diakonia and responsibility for creation / Climate change, water
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 UNAW 2007 Report
For the United Nations Advocacy Week 2007, the WCC chose to emphasize four themes, a primary focus on the Greater Horn of Africa; water, nuclear disarmament and the Middle East, with an emphasis on Palestine and Israel.
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / International advocacy
Document Bern Perspective
Final document of the International theological conference "Promised Land" hosted by the Swiss Protestant Federation and the Reformed Churches in Bern-Jura-Solothurn. The encounter took place as part of the WCC Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum, an inter-church advocacy initiative. The 85 participants came from Europe, the Middle East, the Americas, Africa and Asia.
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / Middle East peace
Document International Ecumenical Consultation on the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict
convened by the WCC August 6-7, 2001 - Geneva, Switzerland
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / Middle East peace
Document Message on International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
Statement by Rev. Chris Ferguson, WCC representative to the UN, "on behalf of the international community of civil society"
Located in Resources / / Public witness: addressing power, affirming peace / Middle East peace
Document Welcome Remarks
By the Rev. Dr Samuel Kobia, WCC general secretary
Located in Resources / / Middle East peace / "Promised Land" - International theological conference, Bern/Switzerland, 10-14 September 2008
Document The Commitment of the Church to the Quest of a Just Peace - A Catholic Approach, "Promised Land" conference
Presentations by the Rev. Dr Fadi Daou, Université Saint Joseph, Lebanon, as part of a panel on "The Commitment of the Church to the Quest of a Just Peace"
Located in Resources / / Middle East peace / "Promised Land" - International theological conference, Bern/Switzerland, 10-14 September 2008