New Church Leaders For “Eglise Methodiste Du Togo”
“Eglise Méthodiste du Togo”, the Methodist Church in Togo, held its 8th Biannual Conference from 5 to 10 April 2016. As a first occurrence in Africa, two ladies were elected to be the leaders of that Church.
The new President is Rev. Mrs. Martine Zinsou Lawson who was formally the General Secretary
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INTERFAITH DIALOGUE ON VIOLENT EXTREMISM (IDOVE) YOUTH FORUM
The first Interfaith Dialogue on Violent Extremism (IDOVE) Youth Forum was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from February 21 to 23, 2017. The forum was organized by the African Union Commission (AUC) in partnership with Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) and the All Africa
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STAKEHOLDERS CONSULTATIVE WORKSHOP ON THE SDGS
A one-day Stakeholders’ Consultative Workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), organized by the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) in collaboration with Marie–Schelei Association, was held in Nairobi, Kenya, on 15thMarch 2017. The All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC) was represented by Ms. Zipporah Mwaura, Executive Secretary, Youth and Children and Ms. Syovata Kilonzo, from
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Pastoral message to the South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) and the people of South Sudan from the Ecumenical Network of South Sudan (ENSS)- European Hub.
"Though the fig tree does not blossom,
and no fruit is on the vines;
though the produce of the olive fails,
and the fields yield no food;
though the flock is cut off from
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10 April 2017
Dear AACC member churches in Egypt,
RE: SOLIDARITY MESSAGE
It is with great shock that we heard the news of the attacks on Cathedrals, the St. George Coptic Cathedral in Santa and the St. Mark’s Cathedral in Alexandria and rumors of another one next to a Roman Orthodox Church, also in Alexandria, causing deaths and injuring many
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Valletta, 9 February 2017 - Fifteen months after the launch of the Joint Valletta Action Plan (link is external), European and African civil society organizations attended the Senior Official Meeting (link is external) that took place on 8-9 February in Malta.
This invitation demonstrated awareness by all African and European delegations about the necessity to have an inclusive process in
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PARTICIPATION OF AACC IN THE AFRICAN UNION PRE-SUMMIT MEETINGS IN ADDIS ABABA
The All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC) Theology, Family Life and Gender Justice department, led by Rev. Dr. Lydia Mwaniki, participated in a series of meetings from January 22 to 27, 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. These were the Youth Consultation meeting, the 9thAfrican Union Gender pre-Summit and
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