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Christian Today
Faith groups and NGOs urge international action on Syria: 'We cannot stand by in the face of this catastrophe'and end attacks on civilians. Please act now to keep hope alive for Syrians."
Faith groups and NGOs urge international action on Syria: 'We cannot stand by in the face of this catastrophe'
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
and end attacks on civilians. Please act now to keep hope alive for Syrians." The letter was signed by groups including Christian Aid, CAFOD, Islamic Relief, Oxfam and Tearfund. It was also signed by the Methodist Church in Britain, the United... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Let us vote only for people who try to make this a better placewill bring, if any, and if their motives are party first, and people second. T
Let us vote only for people who try to make this a better place
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
will bring, if any, and if their motives are party first, and people second. This week I addressed a meeting of Christian Aid supporters in the Royal College of Physicians in Dublin, and a northern colleague said that when she mentioned... Read more
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Ekklesia
Campaigners urge Cameron to act on UK tax havensand tax dodging around the world. The letter, signed by the CEOs of organisati
Campaigners urge Cameron to act on UK tax havens
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
and tax dodging around the world. The letter, signed by the CEOs of organisations including ActionAid UK, CAFOD, Christian Aid, Oxfam and Global Witness, comes less than two weeks before David Cameron’s international Anti-Corruption... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stronger Together - Increasing Effectiveness of Advocacy in the Nigerian Health SectorVoices Count: Active Citizenship for Health". The panel consisted of Mr. Edwin
Stronger Together - Increasing Effectiveness of Advocacy in the Nigerian Health Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Voices Count: Active Citizenship for Health". The panel consisted of Mr. Edwin Ikhuoria (ONE Campaign), Mr. Charles Usie (Christian Aid), Dr. Ben Anyene (HERFON), Mrs. Fadekemi Akinfaderin-Agarau (Education as a Vaccine) and Mr. Stanley Achonu... Read more
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The Christian Post
ISIS Crucifies 2 Alleged Spies, Films Video as 'First-Person Shooter Games'the boy and severely beat him, telling his father they would stop the torture o
ISIS Crucifies 2 Alleged Spies, Films Video as 'First-Person Shooter Games'
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
the boy and severely beat him, telling his father they would stop the torture only if he, the father, returned to Islam," Christian Aid Mission said at the time. The jihadists have even crucified children, such as a case in June 2015 when two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
End UK Tax Havens' Role in Global Corruption, Charities and Campaigners Urge David Cameronand tax dodging around the world. The letter, signed by the CEOs of organisati
End UK Tax Havens' Role in Global Corruption, Charities and Campaigners Urge David Cameron
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and tax dodging around the world. The letter, signed by the CEOs of organisations including ActionAid UK, CAFOD, Christian Aid, Oxfam and Global Witness, comes less than two weeks before David Cameron's international Anti-Corruption... Read more
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Christian Today
Violence, displacement and mass exodus: Burundi's forgotten crisis, one year onwhich is also endemic, along the eastern shore of Lake Tanganyika and the Tanza
Violence, displacement and mass exodus: Burundi's forgotten crisis, one year on
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
which is also endemic, along the eastern shore of Lake Tanganyika and the Tanzania border. In the communities where Christian Aid works, people are struggling to access essential medicines such as anti-retrovirals for HIV. Access to sexual... Read more
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Ekklesia
Photographs highlight 'acts of kindness' after Nepal earthquakesearthquakes that killed nearly 9,000 Nepalese people, acclaimed photographer Gi
Photographs highlight 'acts of kindness' after Nepal earthquakes
Ekklesia / Posted 5 days ago
earthquakes that killed nearly 9,000 Nepalese people, acclaimed photographer Gideon Mendel and development charity Christian Aid have released a series of stunning portraits and personal stories demonstrating how ‘acts of kindness’ helped... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Earthquake survivors left stranded in Nepal as red tape stops aid flowing“But I’m not at all confident they will,” she said. Although families here had
Earthquake survivors left stranded in Nepal as red tape stops aid flowing
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
“But I’m not at all confident they will,” she said. Although families here had been given temporary shelters by the NGO Christian Aid, her friend, Ganga Sapkota, 47, said: “After the earthquake, we still don’t sleep well.” With monsoon season... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Views On Paris Climate Deal Signing - 'A Step On a Long Journey'actions to cut greenhouse gas emissions, save our forests and protect our ocean
Views On Paris Climate Deal Signing - 'A Step On a Long Journey'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
actions to cut greenhouse gas emissions, save our forests and protect our oceans." Mohamed Adow, senior climate advisor, Christian Aid "The signing of this agreement reminds us just how far we've come. Just a few years ago the world was divided... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Patience wears thin among Nepal quake survivors as calls for help go unheededare left to their own devices. International agencies are assisting some of the
Patience wears thin among Nepal quake survivors as calls for help go unheeded
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
are left to their own devices. International agencies are assisting some of the most vulnerable. Near Tamche village, Christian Aid has installed a 10,000-litre tank and a pump to transport water uphill to the village, where it built temporary... Read more
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RTE News
Ireland dubbed 'money laundering haven' by US govtoffice information should be free, as was planned in the UK. Transparency Irel
Ireland dubbed 'money laundering haven' by US govt
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
office information should be free, as was planned in the UK. Transparency Ireland was one of a number of NGOs, along with Christian Aid and others, to write to the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan recently, calling for greater transparency... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nepal one year on: Kindness in the face of disasterRana and Magar are some of the local heroes captured by acclaimed photographer
Nepal one year on: Kindness in the face of disaster
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
Rana and Magar are some of the local heroes captured by acclaimed photographer Gideon Mendel, who travelled to Nepal with Christian Aid ahead of the earthquake’s first anniversary. Each portrait shows Nepalese women and men in the remnants of... Read more
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Christian Today
Hundreds of Hindus embracing Jesus Christ amid miracles, healing even as persecution intensifies in Indiaof Kandhamal District in eastern India, which used to be "a hotbed of Hindu per
Hundreds of Hindus embracing Jesus Christ amid miracles, healing even as persecution intensifies in India
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
of Kandhamal District in eastern India, which used to be "a hotbed of Hindu persecution of Christians," according to the Christian Aid Mission. Although Hindu fanatics once used these jungles as their killing fields for Christian converts, they... Read more
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Ekklesia
UK decision on child refugees welcome but 'lacking ambition'2016) to resettle 3,000 refugee children in the UK over the next four years has
UK decision on child refugees welcome but 'lacking ambition'
Ekklesia / Posted 9 days ago
2016) to resettle 3,000 refugee children in the UK over the next four years has been welcomed by the development agency Christian Aid. But the organisation emphasises that the plans are too slow and lacking in adequate ambition. They ignore the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Christians Urged to Pray, Donate to Help Victims in Ecuador Earthquake as Death Toll Hits 570need and many will come to believe in Christ from this tragedy," said Rosa Cont
Christians Urged to Pray, Donate to Help Victims in Ecuador Earthquake as Death Toll Hits 570
The Christian Post / Posted 10 days ago
need and many will come to believe in Christ from this tragedy," said Rosa Contreras Hart, Latin American Area Director for Christian Aid Mission, in an interview with The Christian Post. CAM is one of the groups raising funds to purchase of relief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why the Panama Papers Are a Feminist Issueis fair, and enables the investments which gender equality urgently needs. * C
Why the Panama Papers Are a Feminist Issue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
is fair, and enables the investments which gender equality urgently needs. * Chiara Capraro is Gender Policy Adviser at Christian Aid, UK. Follow her on twitter @chiaracapraro. Francesca Rhodes is Gender Policy Adviser at Oxfam GB. Follow her on... Read more
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Ekklesia
UK response to Panama Papers an 'increasingly tangled web'on financial transparency, rather than using the momentum created by the Panama
UK response to Panama Papers an 'increasingly tangled web'
Ekklesia / Posted 13 days ago
on financial transparency, rather than using the momentum created by the Panama Papers to drive through real change, says Christian Aid. This follows the news that the EU’s five largest economies – the UK included – will share information about... Read more
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express
Aid worker warns Britain many migrants have 'no intention of living under Christian law'out anti-Christian slurs to the kind-hearted volunteers who are supporting them
Aid worker warns Britain many migrants have 'no intention of living under Christian law'
express / Posted 15 days ago
out anti-Christian slurs to the kind-hearted volunteers who are supporting them, aid workers have told Express.co.uk. A Christian aid worker has warned Britain to be tough when enforcing their own values on refugees Migrants take food and... Read more
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Christian Today
Bishop of Durham calls for immediate action to help desperate refugees in Europethe 'Jungle' refugee camp outside Calais last month. The report, A Safe Haven?
Bishop of Durham calls for immediate action to help desperate refugees in Europe
Christian Today / Posted 16 days ago
the 'Jungle' refugee camp outside Calais last month. The report, A Safe Haven?, from a coalition of 13 agencies including Christian Aid, CAFOD, Oxfam, Islamic Relief and World Vision, also said the UK has "failed to advocate for an approach that... Read more
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Ekklesia
UK failing to protect vulnerable refugees say aid agenciessmugglers and embark on dangerous journeys." * The 13 aid agencies are: Action
UK failing to protect vulnerable refugees say aid agencies
Ekklesia / Posted 17 days ago
smugglers and embark on dangerous journeys." * The 13 aid agencies are: Action Aid UK, the British Refugee Council, CAFOD, Christian Aid, Doctors of the World, Freedom from Torture, IRC-UK, Islamic Relief, Oxfam, Plan UK, Refugee Action, Scottish... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Fifty biggest US companies stashing $1.3trn offshore: Coca-Cola, Walt Disney, Alphabet (Google) and Goldman Sachs all implicated in Oxfam reportfor every $1 they paid in federal taxes, amounting to a total of $11.2 trillion
Fifty biggest US companies stashing $1.3trn offshore: Coca-Cola, Walt Disney, Alphabet (Google) and Goldman Sachs all implicated in Oxfam report
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
for every $1 they paid in federal taxes, amounting to a total of $11.2 trillion, Oxfam said. Charities including Oxfam and Christian Aid have dismissed European Commission proposals to crack down on tax dodging as “close to pointless”. Christian... Read more
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Christian Today
UK guilty of 'failure of leadership and moral courage' over refugee crisispoverty. More than one million refugees arrived in Europe in 2015. A collecti
UK guilty of 'failure of leadership and moral courage' over refugee crisis
Christian Today / Posted 17 days ago
poverty. More than one million refugees arrived in Europe in 2015. A collective of 13 aid and refugee agencies, including Christian Aid, CAFOD, Oxfam, Islamic Relief and World Vision, on Thursday released a report, A Safe Haven?, in which they... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Fashion shows, concerts and coffee mornings... North Devon’s what’s on guideDevon Hospice, eyes down 2.15pm, all welcome. VILLAGE MARKET: Atlantic Village
Fashion shows, concerts and coffee mornings... North Devon’s what’s on guide
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
Devon Hospice, eyes down 2.15pm, all welcome. VILLAGE MARKET: Atlantic Village, Bideford, 9am-2pm. SPRING MARKET: For Christian Aid, Braunton Parish Hall, 10am-12noon, stalls and refreshments, adm 20p. OLD NUMBER 7: Live music at the Chill... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Green groups anticipate "dawn of a clean industrial era" as Peabody files for bankruptcyeverything from household energy access to national energy security.” Dr. Alis
Green groups anticipate "dawn of a clean industrial era" as Peabody files for bankruptcy
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 18 days ago
everything from household energy access to national energy security.” Dr. Alison Doig, principal climate change advisor, Christian Aid “We are starting to see the dawn of a new clean industrial era, in which coal power belongs in the past. It is... Read more
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heraldscotland
Osborne hails EU tax transparency plans as 'a step in the right direction'and would not be enough to end "tax dodging which robs the world's poorest peop
Osborne hails EU tax transparency plans as 'a step in the right direction'
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
and would not be enough to end "tax dodging which robs the world's poorest people of billions in lost revenue each year". Christian Aid spokesman Toby Quantrill said the proposals were "a recipe for dodgy business as usual", while Diane Sheard of... Read more
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Christian Today
Humanitarian aid needs a shake up... but UN and Western NGOs block progress - ODIgroup Development Initiatives. Under a separate "Charter for Change", 18 inter
Humanitarian aid needs a shake up... but UN and Western NGOs block progress - ODI
Christian Today / Posted 19 days ago
group Development Initiatives. Under a separate "Charter for Change", 18 international charities so far, including Christian Aid and Islamic Relief Worldwide, have agreed to put into practice by May 2018 eight commitments to boost the role... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU proposes major change in reporting by multinationalson country-by-county reporting under recent OECD guidelines. Tax justice campa
EU proposes major change in reporting by multinationals
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
on country-by-county reporting under recent OECD guidelines. Tax justice campaigners also criticised the proposal, with Christian Aid describing the proposals as “woefully inadequate”. Sorley McCaughey, head of advocacy and policy for Christian... Read more
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Ekklesia
Cameron must do more on tax haven abuse says Christian AidDavid Cameron has not gone far enough to counter the abuse of UK tax havens, Ch
Cameron must do more on tax haven abuse says Christian Aid
Ekklesia / Posted 19 days ago
David Cameron has not gone far enough to counter the abuse of UK tax havens, Christian Aid said yesterday (11 April 2016), after the Prime Minister announced that most UK Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies will create central registers of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Why Liverpool can draw hope from Leicester's title challengethrew a lifeline to a man who at best divided opinion among players and support
Why Liverpool can draw hope from Leicester's title challenge
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
threw a lifeline to a man who at best divided opinion among players and supporters and at worst sparked outright hatred. Christian aid: Rodgers was allowed to splash the cash on Benteke Instead Rodgers was given the keys one last time, allowed... Read more
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Ekklesia
Panama Papers 'explode UK excuses' for tolerating secrecyThe Panama Papers have exploded any remaining excuses the UK had for allowing s
Panama Papers 'explode UK excuses' for tolerating secrecy
Ekklesia / Posted 26 days ago
The Panama Papers have exploded any remaining excuses the UK had for allowing secrecy in its tax havens, Christian Aid said yesterday (4 April 2016). “This leak exposes the extent to which UK tax havens and UK-based intermediaries are at the very... Read more
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Christian Today
Panama Papers: Leak exposes 'rotten system', says Christian Aidhow the rich and powerful use tax havens to conceal their wealth illustrate the
Panama Papers: Leak exposes 'rotten system', says Christian Aid
Christian Today / Posted 27 days ago
how the rich and powerful use tax havens to conceal their wealth illustrate the need for reforming the system, according to Christian Aid. More than 11 million documents were leaked from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. The papers cover a... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Artwork and photography in disaster-struck Haiti to go on display in OxfordHaiti will come to Oxford this month. Entitled I Witness, the series has been
Artwork and photography in disaster-struck Haiti to go on display in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 27 days ago
Haiti will come to Oxford this month. Entitled I Witness, the series has been created by international charity Christian Aid to explore both devastation and hope in the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, following a huge... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Artwork and photography in disaster-struck Haiti to go on display in OxfordHaiti will come to Oxford this month. Entitled I Witness, the series has been
Artwork and photography in disaster-struck Haiti to go on display in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Haiti will come to Oxford this month. Entitled I Witness, the series has been created by international charity Christian Aid to explore both devastation and hope in the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, following a huge... Read more
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The Irish Times
Panama Papers: charities call for action on tax avoidancefor concrete action to be taken to tackle elaborate tax avoidances schemes foll
Panama Papers: charities call for action on tax avoidance
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
for concrete action to be taken to tackle elaborate tax avoidances schemes following the publication of the Panama Papers. Christian Aid Ireland described the leaked data is “a shocking, spectacular and damning indictment of an offshore financial... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Christian aid group forged in the furnace of the First World War is looking for Wantage membersA WANTAGE author has invited people to help her launch a local branch of a Chri
Christian aid group forged in the furnace of the First World War is looking for Wantage members
Oxford Mail / Posted 29 days ago
A WANTAGE author has invited people to help her launch a local branch of a Christian aid movement founded in the horrors of the First World War. Linda Parker is planning to launch a "Wessex" chapter of the international charity Toc H to galvanise... Read more
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Sussex Express
Alfristonnot sign up for one of two Beating The Bounds. Walk the St Andrews Parish bound
Alfriston
Sussex Express / Posted 30 days ago
not sign up for one of two Beating The Bounds. Walk the St Andrews Parish boundary on Saturday May 14 to raise funds for Christian Aid. The fabulous 12 mile walk, starting and finishing on Kings Ride is split into three convenient sections.... Read more

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