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WEA Appeals to Algeria to Re-Open Forcibly Closed Churches

Aug 12, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) calls on Algerian authorities to guarantee freedom of worship to churches and to religious institutions, and to allow all closed churches to re-open.

WEA Launches AD 2020 Global Year of the Bible

Aug 10, 2019

In his keynote address at the Jesus Global Youth Day, Bishop Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), highlighted the unparalleled role of the Bible in over thousands of years in the history of the world. “Properly understood, the Bible points us to the Creator whos

Updates | Religious Freedom Advocacy at the United Nations in Geneva

Aug 2, 2019

In June and July, the United Nation's (UN) Human Rights Council’s 41st session took place in Geneva, which provided the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) with an opportunity to highlight recent challenges to the right to freedom of religion or belief. Specifically, the WEA shed light on increasing re

[VIDEO] Introducing WEA's Sustainability Center at the United Nations in Bonn

Jul 16, 2019

[VIDEO] Introducing WEA's Sustainability Center at the United Nations in Bonn

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.