Christian Aid calls on the UK and Canada to eradicate energy poverty in the Commonwealth
Thursday 19th April, 2018.
Powering Past Coal Alliance leaders currently shirking climate responsibilities Top 5 most vulnerable countries to climate change are all in the CommonwealthUK emits more C02 per person than 18 Commonwealth countries combined. Canada burns even ...
Christian Aid Welcomes Global Campaign To Highlight The Plight Of Internally Displaced People
Tuesday 17th April 2018.
Christian Aid has hailed the arrival of a new global campaign launched today by United Nations agencies and charities, to emphasise the need for urgent and renewed action on the problem of internal displacement. Launched on ...
UK to seek advice on strengthening climate targets – Christian Aid response
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018.
- Like swapping a petrol car for an electric vehicle, the UK needs to upgrade its climate targetsToday Energy and Clean Growth Minister Claire Perry announced that the Government will seek advice from the Committee ...
Christian Aid urges the British public to Stand Together with displaced people for Christian Aid Week
Tuesday April 17th, 2018.
This year’s Christian Aid Week (13-19 May www.caweek.org), the organisation is highlighting the plight of the millions of people displaced around the world, but who remain within their own countries.Today, more than 40 million people ...
Syria does not need short-lived bursts of moral outrage.
Statement by Mairead Collins, Syria, Iraq and Lebanon Advocacy Officer - Christian Aid."Syria does not need short-lived bursts of moral outrage. It needs a plan for peace from courageous leaders in the international community, including ...
New study: The climate change inequality at the heart of the Commonwealth
Monday April 16th, 2018.
Analysis shows UK, Canada & Australia not delivering their fair share of the global effort to tackle climate changeBut poorer Commonwealth countries are overachieving on climate pledgesUK emits more C02 per person than 18 Commonwealth ...
Campaigners to launch new church-wide movement for tax justice
CAMPAIGNERS TO LAUNCH NEW CHURCH-WIDE MOVEMENT FOR TAX JUSTICE
Christian Aid condemns South Sudan aid worker killings, after death of partner staff
Friday April 13th, 2018.
The charity responds to recent deadly attacks on staff members from South Sudanese aid agencies.
National Service held at Westminster Abbey to mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s death
Wednesday, April 4th, 2018.
Christian Aid and Westminster Abbey today hosted a National Service to mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr.A packed out Westminster Abbey heard contributions from Baroness Doreen Lawrence, Revd ...
Somerset aid worker visits communities hit by hunger and drought in Kenya
26 April 2017.
An aid worker from Somerset has visited drought-stricken communities in Kenya, as part of a humanitarian relief operation for families hit by East Africa’s unprecedented hunger crisis.