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Celebrating 50 Years of Partnership with Tearfund

Mar 21, 2019

WEA Secretary General Bp Efraim Tendero visited the Tearfund headquarters in the UK and shares about the longstanding partnership between Tearfund and the WEA. Tearfund (originally known as The Evangelical Alliance Relief Fund) was founded in 1968 and grew out of the Evangelical Alliance of the Unit

Newly Released Open Doors In-Depth Report Says Persecution Methods Are Gender-Specific

Mar 19, 2019

Christians today remain one of the most persecuted religious group around the world with more than 200 million believers facing “high levels of persecution” by authoritarian governments or adherents of a country’s majority religion, simply because they identify as followers of Jesus Christ. But pers

WEA Joins New Zealand Evangelical Body in Mourning Attacks on Mosques

Mar 16, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins its national member body the New Zealand Christian Network (NZCN) in strongly condemning the tragic attacks on Muslims in two Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

WEA Oral Statement at UN Human Rights Council Denounces Nationalist Populism

Mar 16, 2019

As part of a 'debate on the mitigation and countering of rising nationalist populism and extreme supremacist ideologies', the World Evangelical Alliance made the following oral statement on March 15, 2019:

Un-Capturing Religion in South Africa: Sober Suggestions at Conference on Abuse of Religion and Gullibility

Mar 12, 2019

“The South African government must regain the trust of the religious communities. Wisely choosing the next Commissioners for the Commission for the Promotion and Protection of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Rights (CRL) is crucial for that. The actions and attitudes of the Commission in the past

Strengthening Creation Care Globally – World Evangelical Alliance Establishes WEA Sustainability Center in Bonn, Germany

Mar 11, 2019

Recognizing the need to strengthen global creation care efforts by churches, evangelical ministries, and individual evangelicals, the World Evangelical Alliance has established the World Evangelical Alliance Sustainability Center (WEASC) in the strategically important “UN City” of Bonn. Closely work

March 13 Event at the UN in NYC: Working Collaboratively to Protect Women Facing Religious Persecution

Mar 9, 2019

What is the most creative and powerful way to communicate to global activists and experts about freedom of religion when religion and women’s rights seem to be so often at odds with one another?

Rise in Strength – Global Consultation for Women in International Christian Leadership

Mar 3, 2019

For the first time ever, women leaders from across the world will have their own forum to contribute ideas and dreams about women, faith, and mission.

Bishop Ef Tendero Sends Greetings from the Asia Evangelical Alliance Meeting in Bangkok

Mar 2, 2019

Watch WEA Secretary General and CEO, Bishop Ef Tendero, sending greetings from the Asia Evangelical Alliance meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, where Dr Bambang Budijanto was installed as the new General Secretary and Dr Richard Howell was thanked and honored for his many years of faithful service.

International Institute for Religious Freedom Audits World Watch List

Mar 1, 2019

For the sixth time the World Watch List of Open Doors has been audited positively by a team of five scholars of the International Institute for Religious Freedom (IIRF). IIRF chose four countries and tracked the whole procedure, from the experts who answered the questionnaires, the editing process o