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WCC joins call for prayer for peace on Korean Peninsula

WCC joins call for prayer for peace on Korean Peninsula

In preparation for a 27 April summit between North and South Korea - the first in more than a decade - the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) is calling on Christians around the world to pray for a successful outcome.

Photo exhibition on water justice in Latin America opens

Photo exhibition on water justice in Latin America opens

To commemorate Earth Day, observed on 22 April, a photo exhibition portraying the need for water justice in Latin America will open on 23 April in the Ecumenical Center. The work of photographer Sean Hawkey, in collaboration with the World Council of Churches (WCC) Ecumenical Water Network, will be featured in the exhibition, entitled “The blood flows and the rivers run dry.”

New economic architecture focus of New York meeting

New economic architecture focus of New York meeting

The third meeting of the Ecumenical Panel on a New International Financial and Economic Architecture (NIFEA) is underway in New York City from 21-23 April.