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Christine and Thomas Schirrmacher Catch Up on Human Rights in Ecuador and Peru

Jul 10, 2019

Christine and Thomas Schirrmacher of the World Evangelical Alliance have visited Ecuador to learn about the human rights situation, including freedom of religion, freedom of the press, and the situation of indigenous peoples.

IIRF was co-sponsor of The Second Global Summit on Religion, Peace and Security

Jul 10, 2019

The United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect (OGPRtoP) under the leadership of His Excellency Mr. Adama Dieng partnered with the Association International for the Defense of Religious Liberty (AIDLR) under its Secretary General Liviu Olteanu to convene the Secon

Tribute to the late Gary Edmonds, former WEA Secretary General

Jul 10, 2019

It is with great sadness that the members of the WEA International Council learn of the death of Gary Edmonds.

Ten Elder Statesmen of Evangelical Theological Education Establish Re-Forma to Encourage Untrained Pastors

Jul 5, 2019

Recently, ten elder statesmen of Evangelical theological education, came together in Schmitten, near Frankfurt, to establish Re-Forma, which has now been legally listed in the roll of the Court in Bonn, Germany.

Christian Women Leaders Call for United Action to Promote and Value the Contribution of Women and Girls to the Church

Jul 2, 2019

Sixty women leaders from 18 nations gathered in Amsterdam this month to celebrate the gifting, service and leadership of women in the Church across the globe. They mourned the injustices women suffer and called on Christians to take steps to honour women’s leadership in family, church and community.

[Video] Recognizing Hartmut Steeb's 31 Years of Leading the Evangelical Alliance in Germany

Jun 18, 2019

Bp Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the WEA, expressed his gratitude and respect towards Hartmut Steeb who faithfully served the Evangelical Alliance in Germany for 31 years.

IIRF in Support of Religious Liberty Partnership Statement on Nigeria

Jun 12, 2019

The International Institute for Religious Freedom (IIRF) supports a Statement on Nigeria released by the Religious Liberty Partnership calling on Christians worldwide for prayer and action. Entitled the ‘Abuja Statement on the Crises in Central Nigeria’, the document states that though “there has be

Bp Efraim Tendero Sends Greetings from Bethlehem

Jun 4, 2019

The WEA Senior Leadership Team together with several regional leaders visited the Holy Land to listen to local evangelical leaders and hear their perspectives on the issues in Israel and Palestine. Standing in front of the Church of the Nativity, Bp Efraim Tendero, WEA Secretary General, shares gr

WEA-RLC Research and Analysis Report: Curbing the rise of violence against Christians in Burkina Faso

May 23, 2019

Recent attacks on Christians in Burkina Faso have indicated a new frontier for violence in the conflict-struck country. While Islamist militant groups such as Ansarul Islam have continued to attack any vestige of the State in the northern region of the country, other Islamist outfits, such as the Gr

WEA and Refugee Highway Partnership Encourage Churches to Participate in World Refugee Sunday on June 16 / 23

May 23, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) together with the Refugee Highway Partnership (RHP) call on churches to participate in the upcoming World Refugee Sunday (WRS) on June 16 or 23 – the Sundays before and after the United Nation’s World Refugee Day. The 2019 WRS Resource Pack provides pastors and c