Blogs

15 Jan 2014

British aid agencies warn that governments must urgently scale up their response to the humanitarian catastrophe in Syria.

14 Jan 2014

Research by Scottish Renewables suggests 11,695 people are currently in full-time jobs in the sector, up five per cent on the previous year.

14 Jan 2014

The Archbishop of Canterbury backed reconciliation of Eastern and Western churches when he met with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew.

14 Jan 2014

Sixty-two national peace, faith other NGOs have sent a letter to the US Senate, urging opposition to new sanctions against Iran.

14 Jan 2014

It's time to talk about, and talk up, monetary reform – to ensure that the public good that is our money system once again serves the interests of wider society, not just those of private wealth. So says groundbreaking political economist Ann Pettifor, whose new book 'Just Money' demystifies the nature of money and the finance system, showing how and why it needs to be reconstructed.

14 Jan 2014

The arrival of Ann Pettifor's latest book, 'Just Money: How society can break the despotic power of finance' is an important publishing moment, says Ekklesia co-director Simon Barrow. It unmasks the false ideologies of austerity and neoliberalism.

13 Jan 2014

“Channel 4’s Benefits Street programme shows why we need to stand alongside people in poverty," says the Director of Church Action on Poverty.

13 Jan 2014

Syrian women must be heard in all efforts to resolve the civil war tearing their country apart, a UN-sponsored conference has declared.