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Anglican panel of experts share experiences on International Day for Disaster Reduction
13 October 2015
On International Day for Disaster Reduction the Anglican Alliance is pleased to share experiences from an Anglican international panel of experts on using the Pastors and Disasters toolkit. As Gideon Bustamante from the Philippines says "using the toolkit broadened people's understanding of the different factors that make a disaster – not all hazards become disasters, it depends on vulnerability and capacity to respond."
Horn of Africa bishop reports of ongoing refugee assistance in Ethiopia
12 October 2015
The Anglican Church in Ethiopia is continuing to assist refugees fleeing the conflict in South Sudan, according to reports last month from the Rt Revd Grant LeMarquand, Area Bishop for the Horn of Africa in the Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa.
Anglican Church assists in response to Tropical Storm Erika on Caribbean island of Dominica
08 October 2015
The Anglican Church continues to respond to needs in the wake of Tropical Storm Erika on the Caribbean island of Dominica on 27 August, the Anglican Alliance has learned from the Diocese of North Eastern Caribbean & Aruba.
Anglican Church of Tanzania want to prepare for severe food shortages
08 October 2015
The General Secretary of Anglican Church of Tanzania shared his concern that parts of Tanzania have a food crisis looming, when he recently visited the Anglican Alliance office. He is eager that the Church should prepare for upcoming food shortages now.
West African churches committed to assisting communities post-Ebola
02 October 2015
Anglicans in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are supporting communities as they return to daily life in the aftermath of the Ebola outbreak that killed nearly 11,300 people, the Anglican Alliance has learned from church leaders in the region.
Californian Episcopal diocese's ‘Tour Against Trafficking’ aims to put the brakes on modern slavery
02 October 2015
From 2-23 October 2015, church and community members from San Joaquin in California are cycling through the diocese to raise awareness about how people can network to challenge human trafficking.
Faith leaders encourage world community to transform lives through Global Goals
25 September 2015
As world leaders adopt Sustainable Development Goals at the United Nations post-2015 agenda summit today, faith leaders are urging their communities to play their part to ensure that the Goals move from policy to action to transform the lives of the poorest and most vulnerable while also tackling climate change.
First-ever Anglican Alliance Europe Regional Consultation focuses on refugee crisis
22 September 2015
The refugee crisis is top of the agenda as the Anglican Alliance holds its first-ever European regional consultation in Wales this week.
Anglican Communion urged to join movement for global accountability on SDGs
19 September 2015
The Anglican Alliance is encouraging the Provinces of the Communion to join in the call for the ambitious implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in all countries, for all people.
Canadian Anglicans support wildfire relief efforts
17 August 2015
Based on articles by Matt Gardner for the Anglican Church of Canada and Diana Swift for Anglican Journal.
Canadian Anglicans were among both evacuees and responders as wildfires across Western Canada in the past months devastated huge swathes of forest and forced over 12,000 people from their homes.