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express
Thousands of Christians TRAPPED in Syria as army cuts off Aleppo with latest bombing spreeair strikes, rebel fire ISIL says it targeted Kurds in truck bomb in Qamishli,
Thousands of Christians TRAPPED in Syria as army cuts off Aleppo with latest bombing spree
express / Posted 3 hours ago
air strikes, rebel fire ISIL says it targeted Kurds in truck bomb in Qamishli, Syria Frances Guy, head of Middle East for Christian Aid, said: “We remind all the governments involved—particularly the US and Russia as co-chairs of the ISSG... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aid Agencies Call On UN to Ensure Security for Civilians in South SudanVice President Riek Machar three weeks ago. The 10 aid agencies: Oxfam, CARE,
Aid Agencies Call On UN to Ensure Security for Civilians in South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Vice President Riek Machar three weeks ago. The 10 aid agencies: Oxfam, CARE, International Rescue Committee, Mercy Corps, Christian Aid, Danish Refugee Council, Global Communities, Internews, Jesuit Refugee Service, and Relief International,... Read more
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Christian Today
South Sudan: Hundreds of young Christians forced to flee gun battleoutbreaks and aid agencies are warning of a spiralling humanitarian crisis. A s
South Sudan: Hundreds of young Christians forced to flee gun battle
Christian Today / Posted 12 hours ago
outbreaks and aid agencies are warning of a spiralling humanitarian crisis. A statement from 10 aid agencies including Christian Aid said: "Violence and insecurity continue in Juba and are spreading to other states despite a fragile ceasefire... Read more
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DW
Aid agencies call on UN to ensure security for civilians in South Sudan |Vice President Riek Machar three weeks ago. The 10 aid agencies: Oxfam, CARE,
Aid agencies call on UN to ensure security for civilians in South Sudan |
DW / Posted yesterday
Vice President Riek Machar three weeks ago. The 10 aid agencies: Oxfam, CARE, International Rescue Committee, Mercy Corps, Christian Aid, Danish Refugee Council, Global Communities, Internews, Jesuit Refugee Service, and Relief International,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Churches Call for Peace As Country Marks Five Years of Independencesevere food shortages and continued fighting. This cry for peace has come from
Churches Call for Peace As Country Marks Five Years of Independence
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
severe food shortages and continued fighting. This cry for peace has come from the South Sudan Council of Churches, a Christian Aid partner. It was issued in response to deadly attacks on civilians in the town of Wau, a fortnight ago, when... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Christian Aid Calls On PM to Start Her Tax Haven Clean Up Close to Hometo curb companies' use of tax havens must be long overdue action against secrec
Christian Aid Calls On PM to Start Her Tax Haven Clean Up Close to Home
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to curb companies' use of tax havens must be long overdue action against secrecy in tax havens controlled by the UK itself, Christian Aid said today. Toby Quantrill, Christian Aid's Principal Adviser on Economic Justice, said: "Theresa May is right... Read more
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Ekklesia
Violence fuels humanitarian crisis in South Sudanten aid agencies warned today (28 July 2016) The aid agencies – CARE, Internat
Violence fuels humanitarian crisis in South Sudan
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
ten aid agencies warned today (28 July 2016) The aid agencies – CARE, International Rescue Committee, Mercy Corps, Oxfam, Christian Aid, Danish Refugee Council, Global Communities, Internews, Jesuit Refugee Service, and Relief International – are... Read more
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Ekklesia
Action against tax havens controlled by UK 'long overdue'to curb companies’ use of tax havens must be long overdue action against secrec
Action against tax havens controlled by UK 'long overdue'
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
to curb companies’ use of tax havens must be long overdue action against secrecy in tax havens controlled by the UK itself, Christian Aid said yesterday (27 July 2016). Toby Quantrill, Christian Aid’s Principal Adviser on Economic Justice, said:... Read more
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Ekklesia
New government praised for 'solid start' on climate changeChristian Aid has praised the new Government for a solid start on climate chang
New government praised for 'solid start' on climate change
Ekklesia / Posted 7 days ago
Christian Aid has praised the new Government for a solid start on climate change, as the Fifth Carbon Budget passed both Houses of Parliament less than a week after the new Prime Minister was appointed. Responding to the successful passage of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
People like the McGoldricks and Gordon Wilson the real heroes of Northern Ireland's fractured landpoverty-ridden state of the former Soviet Union, and Romania. For the remainde
People like the McGoldricks and Gordon Wilson the real heroes of Northern Ireland's fractured land
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
poverty-ridden state of the former Soviet Union, and Romania. For the remainder of his life Michael snr worked with United Christian Aid, travelling every eight weeks to the far edge of Eastern Europe, putting roofs over the homes of poor families,... Read more
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Christian Today
Vietnam: More than 100 Christian pastors jailed, face being poisoned for trying to preach gospelhave been locked up and are at risk of being poisoned for refusing to sign up t
Vietnam: More than 100 Christian pastors jailed, face being poisoned for trying to preach gospel
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
have been locked up and are at risk of being poisoned for refusing to sign up to a central, official church, according to Christian Aid Mission. It appears the aim of the official church was to control and diminish the influence of the thriving... Read more
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Christian Today
Church leaders provide sanctuary for victims of South Sudan's latest descent into violenceof violence. He fears it "has caused yet more appalling suffering for the peopl
Church leaders provide sanctuary for victims of South Sudan's latest descent into violence
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
of violence. He fears it "has caused yet more appalling suffering for the people of South Sudan." Dr Williams, chairman of Christian Aid, said that the country's people have, over the past two and a half years, endured the terrible consequences of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helping Refrigerators Save the Climatethen the world may have bought itself enough to deliver on its Paris Agreement
Helping Refrigerators Save the Climate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
then the world may have bought itself enough to deliver on its Paris Agreement promises. Mohamed Adow is senior climate advisor at Christian Aid. Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Fou... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Fragrant flowers pack Kidlington church for annual festivalthere were a couple of lovely ones, and the gardening society also brought in v
Fragrant flowers pack Kidlington church for annual festival
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
there were a couple of lovely ones, and the gardening society also brought in vegetables. "The whole event is in aid of Christian Aid for humanitarian relief across the world. "It's not competitive, simply a celebration of creation, life and... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Fragrant flowers pack Kidlington church for annual festivalthere were a couple of lovely ones, and the gardening society also brought in v
Fragrant flowers pack Kidlington church for annual festival
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 days ago
there were a couple of lovely ones, and the gardening society also brought in vegetables. "The whole event is in aid of Christian Aid for humanitarian relief across the world. "It's not competitive, simply a celebration of creation, life and... Read more
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Ekklesia
Rowan Williams calls for action to end South Sudan conflictThe Chair of Christian Aid, the Rt Rev Dr Rowan Williams, has spoken out agains
Rowan Williams calls for action to end South Sudan conflict
Ekklesia / Posted 10 days ago
The Chair of Christian Aid, the Rt Rev Dr Rowan Williams, has spoken out against the recent fighting in South Sudan, where armed clashes in the capital, Juba, claimed nearly 300 lives and forced thousands of people to abandon their homes.... Read more
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Christian Today
Rowan Williams warns of growing violence in South Sudanwho "as so often" are hit hardest by the loss of lives, loved ones and homes.
Rowan Williams warns of growing violence in South Sudan
Christian Today / Posted 11 days ago
who "as so often" are hit hardest by the loss of lives, loved ones and homes. Speaking in his capacity as chair of Christian Aid, Dr Williams – who visited South Sudan with the charity in 2014 – said he was praying for peace in the country,... Read more
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birminghammail
Seven things we learned from a heated Birmingham council meetingthe Labour cabinet member responsible for monitoring contracts Majid Mahmood (H
Seven things we learned from a heated Birmingham council meeting
birminghammail / Posted 12 days ago
the Labour cabinet member responsible for monitoring contracts Majid Mahmood (Hodge Hill). The motion was inspired by the Christian Aid tax justice campaign and pionted out that tax avoidance schemes, moving profits to tax havens abroad, enables... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
The parts of BPART22. He said Bureau County Emergency Management Agency Director Keenan Campbell
The parts of BPART
Bureau County Republican / Posted 14 days ago
22. He said Bureau County Emergency Management Agency Director Keenan Campbell was able to get the families in contact with Christian Aid Ministries, which sent local volunteers out to help the families clean-up the damage at their homes. “Too many... Read more
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The Christian Post
The Secret Weapon in the Fight Against Ebola and Other DiseasesJo Anne Lyon is General Superintendent of the Wesleyan Church and founder of Ch
The Secret Weapon in the Fight Against Ebola and Other Diseases
The Christian Post / Posted 15 days ago
Jo Anne Lyon is General Superintendent of the Wesleyan Church and founder of Christian aid organization, World Hope International (WHI). When an epidemic or health crisis occurs, faith leaders are generally not the first people the government... Read more
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Christian Today
Theresa May becomes UK Prime Minister: 10 things she should do nowits poorest residents. Tackling tax dodging is an area where David Cameron tal
Theresa May becomes UK Prime Minister: 10 things she should do now
Christian Today / Posted 15 days ago
its poorest residents. Tackling tax dodging is an area where David Cameron talked a good game but failed to fully deliver. Christian Aid said: "He has failed to take the action he urged on others." This is another area where May has promised... Read more
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Ekklesia
Christian Aid calls for climate COBRA committeeChristian Aid has called for a Climate COBRA Committee to handle the risks pose
Christian Aid calls for climate COBRA committee
Ekklesia / Posted 17 days ago
Christian Aid has called for a Climate COBRA Committee to handle the risks posed by global warming revealed in a new report from the Government’s official advisors on climate change. Today's (12 July 2016) report from the Climate Change Committee... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Supercell 1 year later: Army of volunteers fuel storm's reco...Line Red Cross Salvation Army Timberwood Church Nechama — Jewish Response t
Supercell 1 year later: Army of volunteers fuel storm's reco...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
Line Red Cross Salvation Army Timberwood Church Nechama — Jewish Response to Disasters Adventist Community Services Christian Aid Ministry's — Mennonite's Minnesota-Wisconsin Baptist & Southern Baptist Convention Catholic United... Read more
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Rappler
Livelihood scheme teaches Yolanda survivors better financial managementand Estancia, have integrated a livelihood component in its reconstruction work
Livelihood scheme teaches Yolanda survivors better financial management
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
and Estancia, have integrated a livelihood component in its reconstruction work. International humanitarian organization Christian Aid and the Iloilo Caucus of Development NGOs (Iloilo CODE-NGO), together with Panay Rural Development Center,... Read more
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Christian Today
Should Christians evangelise Muslim refugees?treatment would transgress equalities and human rights legislation. In the sam
Should Christians evangelise Muslim refugees?
Christian Today / Posted 21 days ago
treatment would transgress equalities and human rights legislation. In the same way it is best and standard practice in Christian aid and development to offer assistance to people in need irrespective of their religious affiliations, with no... Read more
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Ekklesia
Blockade leaves Gaza trapped in isolation and poverty1,500 civilian lives, Israel’s blockade stifles recovery for 1.8 million Palest
Blockade leaves Gaza trapped in isolation and poverty
Ekklesia / Posted 21 days ago
1,500 civilian lives, Israel’s blockade stifles recovery for 1.8 million Palestinians living in the region. William Bell, Christian Aid’s advocacy and policy officer, said: “Two years on recovery has barely begun. The blockade has stifled recovery... Read more
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Christian Today
South Sudan's fifth anniversary: commemorating a sombre birthdayand her one-year-old daughter Nyayiena Gatkuoth, who has Severe Acute Malnutrit
South Sudan's fifth anniversary: commemorating a sombre birthday
Christian Today / Posted 22 days ago
and her one-year-old daughter Nyayiena Gatkuoth, who has Severe Acute Malnutrition and is being treated at a clinic run by Christian Aid's partner UNIDO, in South Sudan's Unity State. A peace agreement was signed in August 2015, and a Transitional... Read more
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Ekklesia
Justice and Peace conference: democracy and the common goodfor children and young people, and a Just Fair with information and resources f
Justice and Peace conference: democracy and the common good
Ekklesia / Posted 24 days ago
for children and young people, and a Just Fair with information and resources from many organisations. Christine Allen of Christian Aid will chair the conference, and a panel discussion will be chaired by Simon Barrow of the Christian think tank... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Urges Communities to Embrace Solar Powered Irrigation Technologyis now a source of survival and that communities should embrace it to achieve n
Govt Urges Communities to Embrace Solar Powered Irrigation Technology
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
is now a source of survival and that communities should embrace it to achieve national development. The minister commended Christian Aid and other donor partners for establishing the irrigation schemes adding that rain fed agriculture is no longer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Urges Malawian in Lower Shire to Embrace Solar Powered Irrigation Technologyis now a source of survival and that communities should embrace it to achieve n
Minister Urges Malawian in Lower Shire to Embrace Solar Powered Irrigation Technology
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
is now a source of survival and that communities should embrace it to achieve national development. The minister commended Christian Aid and other donor partners for establishing the irrigation schemes adding that rain fed agriculture is no longer... Read more
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The Irish Times
Luxleaks: Former PwC employees Deltour and Halet given suspended sentenceswarned that the Luxembourg conviction “hurts the fight against corruption” and
Luxleaks: Former PwC employees Deltour and Halet given suspended sentences
The Irish Times / Posted 30 days ago
warned that the Luxembourg conviction “hurts the fight against corruption” and called for better whistleblower protection. Christian Aid Ireland said the public should thank, not punish the former PwC employees. The whistleblowers exposed... Read more
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Ekklesia
Christian Aid welcomes progress towards curbing tax abuseto keep pushing for a reform that is so urgently needed by people everywhere,”
Christian Aid welcomes progress towards curbing tax abuse
Ekklesia / Posted 30 days ago
to keep pushing for a reform that is so urgently needed by people everywhere,” said Simon Kirkland, UK Political Adviser at Christian Aid. “We are delighted to have got this far, thanks to the support of MPs across all many different parties, and... Read more
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dna
Don't blame democracy, introspect on the huge disconnect in the UKprojects funded by EU Horizon 2020 research programme. Likewise, several intern
Don't blame democracy, introspect on the huge disconnect in the UK
dna / Posted a month ago
projects funded by EU Horizon 2020 research programme. Likewise, several international NGOs based in UK (Oxfam, Action Aid, Christian Aid, etc) may not qualify for EU’s large funding for humanitarian and development assistance worldwide. Many... Read more
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Christian Today
Warning to EU from Christian charities: Don't let migrants become political pawnsembark on a dark chapter of its history," the organisations warn in their joint
Warning to EU from Christian charities: Don't let migrants become political pawns
Christian Today / Posted 1 months ago
embark on a dark chapter of its history," the organisations warn in their joint statement. Among the signatories are many Christian aid organisations, including CAFOD, the Churches' Commission for Migrants in Europe, Pax Christi and World Vision... Read more
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Ekklesia
Christian Aid calls for continued UK leadership against povertyleader against poverty and global threats following voters' historic decision t
Christian Aid calls for continued UK leadership against poverty
Ekklesia / Posted 1 months ago
leader against poverty and global threats following voters' historic decision to leave the European Union, says Christian Aid. “After a bruising campaign which has split the country down the middle it is now vital that we come together... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Horncastle Christian AidChristian Aid Week in May raised the sum of £3,619.99. A total of £4,154.18 ha
Horncastle Christian Aid
Horncastle Today / Posted 1 months ago
Christian Aid Week in May raised the sum of £3,619.99. A total of £4,154.18 has been raised since July. The committee would like to thank all the collectors who volunteered their time and those members of the public who... Read more

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