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Reject dangerous migration response plan, more than 120 NGOs tell EU leaders

Reject dangerous migration response plan, more than 120 NGOs tell EU leaders

Jun 28, 2016 13:40 BST
The European Union is set to open a dark chapter in its history unless it rejects the E...

European fascist and neo-nazi association gets vast EU-subsidy

European fascist and neo-nazi association gets vast EU-subsidy

Apr 14, 2016 13:51 BST
A European association of fascist and nazi politicians is receiving hundreds of thousan...

​“This is famine!”

​“This is famine!”

Mar 16, 2016 13:00 GMT
“What is currently happening in Ethiopia is millions of people dying a slow, silent dea...

​SEK 55 million distributed to work with refugees

​SEK 55 million distributed to work with refugees

Feb 25, 2016 13:00 GMT
The Church of Sweden is now distributing SEK 55 million to its work with asylum seekers...

General Synod approves SEK 75 million to support work with refugees

General Synod approves SEK 75 million to support work with refugees

Nov 18, 2015 14:00 GMT
The Church of Sweden is putting aside SEK 75 million for work with refugees and asylum ...

Swedish school killer showed far-right sympathies on social media

Oct 22, 2015 18:02 BST
The 21-year-old man suspected of assaulting pupils and teachers at a school in Trollhät...

​Proposal to the General Synod: SEK 75 million for work with refugees

​Proposal to the General Synod: SEK 75 million for work with refugees

Sep 29, 2015 14:00 BST
The General Synod’s budget committee is taking the initiative to propose that the Churc...

​The Church of Sweden supports refugees and migrants in Hungary

​The Church of Sweden supports refugees and migrants in Hungary

Aug 31, 2015 11:00 BST
In response to the large flow of refugees and migrants to Europe, the Church of Sweden ...

​People are dying on the border to Europe – we must act now!

​People are dying on the border to Europe – we must act now!

Aug 31, 2015 10:00 BST
The Church of Sweden and the other Nordic members of ACT Alliance, a global collaborati...

Five million kronor for parishes’ work with refugees

Five million kronor for parishes’ work with refugees

Jun 22, 2015 13:00 BST
In 2014, the General Synod decided to rapidly arrange forms of financial assistance for...