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DR Congo

Churches support victims of rape in DR Congo

By Fredrick Nzwili () (World Council of Churches Feature) - There is much hope in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that the guns will soon fall silent. But the trail of human rights abuses the...

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USA

NCC Commission grades Katrina rebuilders

NCC Gulf Commission gives governments low marks New York, February 21, 2007 - On Ash Wednesday, when many Christians around the world begin the season of Lent, a time of self-examination, a special...

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Indonesia + 1 more

Give to the Indonesia earthquake and East Timor Appeals

From NCCA Christian World Service (the aid and development agency of the National Council of Churches in Australia) NCCA Christian World Service (CWS) has launched appeals to provide support for the...

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Sudan

NCC: 'No greater imperative" than ending genocide

NCC chief says there is 'no greater imperative' than ending the genocide in Darfur Washington, March 3, 2006 -- The world has "no higher priority, no greater imperative" than to end the genocide in...

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USA

Edgar urges caution in US reimbursing of churches

Washington, D.C., September 30, 2005 -- The General Secretary of the National Council of Churches USA has urged caution on the issue of whether the Federal Emergency Management Agency should...

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Sudan

NCC joins wide NGO appeal to U.N. on Sudan Darfur crisis

July 16, 2004, New York City -- The National Council of Churches USA joined with other non-governmental organizations today in a letter to the United Nations Security Council, urging that the Council...

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Sudan

NCC executive board asks for urgent intervention in the Sudan

Full Text of the Resolution Follows May 18, 2004, Chicago, Ill. - Urgent intervention to stop the killing in Sudan was the call of the National Council of Churches USA Executive Board in a resolution...

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Iraq

NCC Statement on devolution of the Iraq crisis

May 5, 2004, New York City -- The National Council of Churches USA is watching with growing sadness and indignation the devolution of the crisis in Iraq into increasing chaos. This chaos is marked by...

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