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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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October 30, 2018
At its November 2017 meeting, the Executive of the General Council discussed clusters and networks and clarified some definitions.
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October 30, 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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October 26, 2018
Private member’s bill will align Canadian law with UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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October 26, 2018
We believe that child poverty in our country can and must be eliminated, and that a national strategy is necessary.
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October 10, 2018
The Rev. Noel Suministrado, newly covenanted minister at Broadway Disciples United Church in Winnipeg, is the first minister to be appointed in Canada under the Mutual Recognition of Ministry Personnel program.
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September 19, 2018
The United Church is contributing to relief efforts by supporting food assistance programs through the Canadian Foodgrains Bank.
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September 4, 2018
Commissioners at a special electronic meeting of the 42nd General Council on September 30 gave strong endorsement to four motions that will prepare the church for the transition to a more streamlined structure if changes are approved by GC43 in 2018.