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March 21, 2018
Join the Moderator in calling for increased government funding to United Nations Relief and Works Agency, following drastic US cuts.
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February 9, 2018
Bill on UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples moves on to committee for hearings and further discussion.
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January 26, 2018
The United Church of Canada is calling on the government to live out its promise to help end criminal, inhuman trade of Africans in Libya.
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January 17, 2018
The United Church is encouraged by the Canadian government’s announcement of an effective human rights extractive sector ombudsperson.
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March 2, 2018
Staff and global partner of United Church join peacemakers to encourage peaceful dialogue on Korean peninsula.
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December 15, 2017
United Church supports Palestinian, Israeli, and U.S. partner calls for status quo until just negotiations resolve Jerusalem’s standing.
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July 6, 2018
At its November 2017 meeting, the Executive of the General Council discussed clusters and networks and clarified some definitions.
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June 28, 2018
At the fall 2017 meeting of the Executive of the General Council, two steps were taken to prepare the church for a new financial future if Remit 4 is passed by the 43rd General Council 2018.
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November 23, 2017
Private member’s bill will align Canadian law with UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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November 20, 2017
We believe that child poverty in our country can and must be eliminated, and that a national strategy is necessary.