Blogs

26 Jun 2015

Ethiopia’s detention of a British man in a secret location for the past year is ‘undermining’ the UK’s ‘much valued’ relationship with that country, the Foreign Secretary has said.

25 Jun 2015

In the run up to Armed Forces Day, a video exposing the brutal potential outcomes of armed service has become a viral hit online.

25 Jun 2015

A UN-appointed commission has warned that the situation in Eritrea can no longer be ignored and calls on the UNHCR to maintain scrutiny on human rights abuses in the country.

25 Jun 2015

As the latest poverty figures are set to be released, Church Action on Poverty has issued a report restating the case for a social security safety net.

24 Jun 2015

The Guardian and the New York Times have revealed the existence of documents showing the contribution made by UK intelligence agency GCHQ to US drone strikes in Yemen.

23 Jun 2015

The Lutheran World Federation has announced that it will no longer invest in fossil fuels, describing the action as part of its long -standing commitment to climate justice.

23 Jun 2015

Amnesty Interntional has welcomed today's publication of the findings of the United Nations Independent Commission of Inquiry’s report into last year’s 50-day conflict in Gaza.

23 Jun 2015

The General Assembly of the United Reformed Church will meet for a one-day, one issue Assembly in Birmingham on 27 June to discuss the marriage of same-sex couples.

23 Jun 2015

In a speech at the Legatum Institute in London today, UK Justice Secretary Michael Gove said the justice system fails the poorest and that he planned to “review” cuts to legal aid.