June 16, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] Australia’s Anglican Overseas Aid and the Australian Board of Mission have teamed up with more than 50 aid and development agencies to campaign against significant cuts to the country’s aid budget.
The Lowy Institute for International Policy reports that Australia’s aid programme has been “the disproportionate victim of the coalition government budget savings measures”; saying that the aid budget accounts for only one per cent of...
May 26, 2016
- B’nai B’rith International is appalled that the World Health Organization (WHO) will investigate Israel, a solitary beacon of humanitarian values in the Middle East, for supposed “mental, physical and environmental health” violations. Israel was, once again, the only country in the world singled out during the annual assembly of a United Nations body that is meant to be nonpolitical.
Arab states co-sponsored the anti-Israel...
April 27, 2016
Taiwan Church News
March 28 - April 3, 2016
Fighting Climate Change, "Taiwan Statement" Issued By INMIP To Treasure Indigenous Economy And Eco-system
Reported by Lin Chia-ching
In the morning on March 20 at Taipei, nine member state representatives of the International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples(INMIP), including Australia, Philippine, Thailand, Malaysia,...