Press releases

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

Action Against Hunger calls on the U.N. to implement Resolution 2417 and help break the deadly link between conflict and hunger

May 31, 2019 09:27 BST
The eight most serious hunger crises in the world are in conflict-affected countries.

LEBANON: SEVERE WINTER STORMS CAUSE COLLAPSE OF BASIC SANITATION SYSTEMS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

LEBANON: SEVERE WINTER STORMS CAUSE COLLAPSE OF BASIC SANITATION SYSTEMS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

Jan 30, 2019 00:00 GMT
• Successive storms of rain, wind and snow in the Bekaa valley, Lebanon, have caused f...

Radha Stirling Statement on Saudi Arabia Cabinet Shuffle

Radha Stirling Statement on Saudi Arabia Cabinet Shuffle

Dec 28, 2018 14:40 GMT
​Saudi Arabia announced a cabinet shuffle today that saw Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubei...

Renewable energy to enable refugees to transform their lives

Renewable energy to enable refugees to transform their lives

Apr 22, 2018 09:00 BST
A huge investment by the IKEA Foundation is set to showcase the power of renewable ener...

PRESS RELEASE 2016/01, Thursday 17th November 2016 from the Archbishop’s Office

PRESS RELEASE 2016/01, Thursday 17th November 2016 from the Archbishop’s Office

Nov 18, 2016 14:56 GMT
His Eminence, Metropolitan Silouan, Archbishop of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Arc...

​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 ...

Introducing 'The Jungle Collective'

Introducing 'The Jungle Collective'

Oct 13, 2015 00:42 BST
‘The Jungle Collective’ is the collective name for the group of musicians from both the...

The Calais Sessions project launches at the 'Jungle' refugee camp in Calais

The Calais Sessions project launches at the 'Jungle' refugee camp in Calais

Oct 07, 2015 16:05 BST
​A group of internationally renowned musicians have travelled to the “Jungle” refugee c...

Ecumenical European meeting in Sigtuna about migration

Jun 23, 2014 08:33 BST
The 19th General Assembly of the Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe (CCME) wil...