Blogs

23 Jul 2013

Christian communities will take part in a Day of Prayer on 8 September, two days before the opening of one of the world's largest arms fairs at London's ExCel Centre.

23 Jul 2013

Californian prison authorities have breached international human rights obligations by punitive measures against prisoners on hunger strike, says Amnesty.

22 Jul 2013

Almost two-fifths of recruits to the Army have the reading ability of an 11-year-old or lower, MPs have warned.

21 Jul 2013

A delegation of Ye’kuana and Sanema Indians have travelled to Venezuela’s capital to express their fears about the devastating effects mining is having on their land.

21 Jul 2013

Amnesty International is calling for the return of the CIA agent Robert Seldon Lady to Italy to face justice for his part in the US-led rendition programme.

20 Jul 2013

The Churchof Scotland has criticised the announcement that the UK Government is to introduce tax breaks fracking, saying it is a "sad day for climate justice."

20 Jul 2013

A World Council of Churches statement has called on churches, governments and the United Nations to ensure universal access to water, sanitation and hygiene.

19 Jul 2013

Christian Aid fears acute hunger will hit communities devastated by floods in Uttarakhand, northern India.

19 Jul 2013

The Government has broken a pledge to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol. Five UK churches have expressed disappointment at the abandonment of the policy