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Message on the occasion of Earth Day
Yugoslavia's double tragedy
Yugoslavia [Former] - Statement on Protection of Humanitarian Principles in Kosovo Refugee Response
Yugoslavia [Former] - Easter appeal for a cessation of armed conflicts
Yugoslavia [Former] - Appeal for an immediate moratorium on the NATO military intervention
Pastoral letter to WCC member churches in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Southern African Jubilee Debt Summit Gauteng Declaration
This declaration was issued by delegates to the Southern African Debt Summit in Johannesburg, 21 March 1999: Jubilee 2000 Southern African Coalitions. Affirmed by delegates from: Angola, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Jubilee 2000 Afrika and Jubilee 2000 Coalitions from Latin America and Philippines.
Yugoslavia [Former] - Message to the Conference on Peace and Tolerance in Kosovo
Turkey - Expression of concern about the abduction, detention and trial in Turkey of Mr Abdullah Ocalan
Indonesia - Appeal for decided action to stop inter-communal violence
Palestine - Statement of support at the Bethlehem 2000 International Conference
Presentation by the Director of the CCIA to the conference convened at FAO headquarters by the UN Special Committee on Palestine, Rome, 18-19 February 1999.
Turkey - Statement on the situation of the Kurdish People and the arrest of Abdullah Ocalan
Indonesia - Ecumenical delegation visit on request of the WCC eighth assembly
Congo: Appeals for international efforts for peace
India - Expression of solidarity with Christian leaders
Message to the Ecumenical Council of Christian Churches of Congo
Tegucigalpa declaration
Declaration from a meeting with Latin American and Caribbean Jubilee 2000 coalitions (Honduras, January 1999).
Together on the Way - official report of the eighth assembly
How will the eighth assembly of the World Council of Churches in Harare be remembered? This official report begins with the words of a litany used at the opening worship in which the central messages of the seven preceding assemblies were recalled. What has been and what will be received as the main message of this jubilee assembly at Harare?
Facing AIDS
This study guide accompanies the WCC's study document on HIV/AIDS : "Facing AIDS - The challenge, the churches response".
Dossier: Understanding racism today
A revised and expanded version of a dossier produced for the WCC Harare Assembly, 1998