03 Jun 2013 Seeking new global partnerships for sustainable development
|The High-Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda... |
30 May 2013 Open Media initiates campaign against Internet restrictions
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The Canadian-based organization Open Media International announced on May 16 that it is launching an international coalition called "Our Fair Deal," seeking to counter the potential restrictions on the Internet posed by an international agreement called the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
30 May 2013 Why the Arab world needs community radio as protesters seek a better world
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Despite the ongoing debates about cause and effect, the protest movements that began in Tunisia and spread throughout the Arab world have had one clear vehicle: freedom of assembly and expression. The crowds of Arab youth who have assembled in cities, towns and villages have...
30 May 2013 Myanmar project fights HIV and AIDS stigma with community involvement
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In Myanmar, Agape Community Services went to the Kalay-Kabaw Valley, one of the highest risk areas of HIV transmission in the country, to design a project that would be a faith-based response to HIV-related stigma and discrimination.
30 May 2013 Securing freedom of expression is focus of World Press Freedom Day
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The theme of World Press Freedom Day 2013 is “Safe to Speak: Securing Freedom of Expression in All Media”. How can WACC members and partners help bring about such a world?
30 May 2013 WACC plans communications rights workshop at WCC Assembly
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The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches (WCC), where the theme will be “God of life, lead us to justice and peace,” will take place in Busan, Republic of Korea, from 30 October to 8 November 2013.