The concept of “just transitions” aims to ensure that the burden of adjusting to reduce climate change does not fall on those who contributed least to it, are most vulnerable to it, and have the least resources to deal with it.
Migrants seeking asylum in the United States are at the heart of this year’s Christmas message from the World Council of Churches.
Statement also calls for “an end to impunity in the Holy Land” and expresses solidarity with Christian churches in the Middle East, many of which are in Palestinian areas.
16 November 2017
Two ecumenical Christian organizations issue a joint statement lamenting the mass shooting Oct. 1 at a country music concert in Las Vegas, Nevada.
As 122 nations sign a nuclear elimination treaty, a World Council of Churches executive cautions that religious communities must take a stand against nuclear proliferation.