Blogs

18 Dec 2013

Paraguay has quietly granted cattle ranchers a license to bulldoze a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve which is also the last refuge of uncontacted Ayoreo Indians.

18 Dec 2013

A group of MPs and religious leaders will sail past the Houses of Parliament today, stopping at the Commons Terrace, to mark UN International Migrants Day.

17 Dec 2013

The new Moderator of the WCC Central Committee has called on South Sudan to have a “Mandela moment” in the aftermath of an attempted coup.

17 Dec 2013

NHS Bood and Transplant, supported by church campaign fleshandblood, is encouraging people to think about blood donation this Christmas.

17 Dec 2013

Brazil's government should give full consideration to Edward Snowden's claim for asylum in its country, human rights groups have said.

17 Dec 2013

Nelson Mandela has been remembered in a well-attended memorial service this week at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva.

17 Dec 2013

China’s abolition of the 'Re-education Through Labour' (RTL) system risks being no more than a cosmetic change, says Amnesty.

17 Dec 2013

CND says that "the government is floundering" in its attempt to make the case for Trident replacement as questions continue to grow across the political spectrum.

16 Dec 2013

The Vatican Secretary for Relations with States has affirmed Church support for human rights at a major conference in Rome.

16 Dec 2013

A European election candidate for the North West Green Party has been arrested at the Barton Moss anti-fracking demonstration in Salford.