Gordon Brown launches Christian Aid Week making moral and ethical case for aid and development, says Britain must rediscover its internationalism
12 May 2019.
The former Prime Minister launches Christian Aid Week at an event in Westminster, speaking about the moral need for aid.
Urgent call from faith leaders to respond generously to the DEC Indonesia Tsunami Appeal
11 October 2018.
Christian Aid's Chair Dr Rowan Williams joins UK faith leaders to appeal for funds for survivors of the Indonesia Tsunami.
Christian Aid warns of government complacency on UK aid spending
13th September 2018.
Ministers appear disturbingly complacent about how some Whitehall departments are spending UK aid, Christian Aid warned today, after the government rejected many of MPs’ recommendations for improving UK support to other countries. “The UK's international reputation ...
“Aid must not be used to simply oil the wheels of British business”
Commenting on Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech this morning in Cape Town, pledging £4 billion in support for African economies, Christine Allen, director of policy and public affairs at Christian Aid, said:“Aid must not be ...
Christian Aid challenges lobbying for tax haven secrecy
February 19th, 2018.
Christian Aid asks Parliamentarians and policy makers to question claims that the British Virgin Islands’ corporate secrecy is a force for good.
Christian Aid statement on sexual misconduct and safeguarding in the aid sector
February 12th, 2018.
A statement from Christian Aid on reports of sexual misconduct in the aid sector.
Christian Aid responds to help those suffering in South Asia floods
31 August 2017.
Christian Aid is bringing emergency relief to families in India, Nepal and Bangladesh as more than a thousand people have been killed and 40 million more affected by floods.The charity has deployed £45,000 of emergency funds and ...
‘A deluge of devastation’ – Christian Aid launches appeal for Sierra Leone’s mudslide survivors
17 August 2017.
Christian Aid has today launched an emergency appeal for survivors of the Sierra Leone mudslide.
Faith Leaders Acting As Peace Negotiators Ahead Of Fractious Kenyan Elections
7 August, 2017.
With national elections taking place in Kenya tomorrow (Tuesday) faith leaders are hard at work to ensure that tribal violence doesn’t erupt like it has in the past. Christian Aid is overseeing a project in Marsabit ...
Christian Aid welcomes aid report and calls for aid increases to non-DFID depts to be frozen
18 July 2017.
Responding to the report from the National Audit Office into how different parts of Government spend the UK’s aid budget, Christian Aid’s Head of Advocacy, Laura Taylor, said:“This report again confirms the vast majority of ...