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In visiting congregations with youth ministries, Reuben Mete often ventures off the beaten paths. Photo: LWF/ M. Renaux
15 Aug
Papua New Guinea: Mainstreaming Youth Leadership
Youth Participation, Member Churches
15 Aug
Interview with Reuben Mete, the first National Youth Director
Children’s Climate Day 2011 organized by the Evangelical Church in Central Germany. Photo: LWF
2 Jul
LWF Second Virtual Conference on Diakonia to Link Participants on September 18
Diakonia, Second Virtual Conference on Diakonia, Member Churches
2 Jul
Called to be Transformed and Transforming, Diakonia in Context
Mami Brunah Aro Sandaniaina of the Malagasy Lutheran Church asks the Council how their churches engage young people who have taken part in LWF youth programs. Photo: LWF/M. Renaux
27 Jun
Across Generations without Fear or Different Status
Youth Participation, Member Churches, Council 2014, LWF Council, Reformation 2017, Reformation 500
27 Jun
Council Looks at Youth Participation in the LWF Communion
30 May
“Fast for the Climate” to Launch International Campaign
Member Churches, Interfaith, Climate Change, Fast for the Climate
30 May
Press Conference in Paris in Front of French Parliament Building
Council member Elijah Zina (second from right) discusses topics for the COP 20 meeting in Paris with a group of Youth delegates. Photo: Moses Aboka/ALCINET
23 May
Keeping Hope Alive for Africa’s Poor
Member Churches, Leadership, Climate Change, Poverty
23 May
Land Insecurity and Climate Change Linked to Poverty
(left to right) Caroline Richter, Dr Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Rev. Martin Junge, Lopa Banerjee and Dennis Frado. Photo: Christine Mangale
17 Apr
LWF General Secretary Junge Affirms Commitment to Gender Justice
United Nations, LWF General Secretary
17 Apr
Meeting with Executive Director of UN Women Mlambo-Ngcuka
LWF church leaders #fastfortheclimate at the Partnership Consultation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland. Photo: LWF
1 Apr
Church Leaders Join in Fast for the Climate
Member Churches, Climate Change, Fast for the Climate, Justice
1 Apr
“Promote an Economy That Places Life First”
LWF Delegation to COP19. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
20 Dec
Fasting for Solidarity
Climate Change, Climate Justice, Fast for the Climate
20 Dec
Reflections on Day of Fasting for the Climate
Solidarity with those vulnerable to climate change. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
18 Dec
LWF Launches Day of Fasting for the Climate
Climate Change, Justice, Climate Justice, Fast for the Climate
18 Dec
Monthly Action Begins 1 January in Solidarity with Those Vulnerable to Climate Change
Interfaith press conference at COP19. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
22 Nov
“People of Faith Stand Together”
COP19, Climate Change, Interfaith, WCC, Justice, Fast for the Climate, Climate Justice
22 Nov
Interfaith Fasting Initiative for the Climate Continues
Cristiana Figueres speaking with the LWF COP19 delegation. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
21 Nov
LWF Presents Interfaith Call for Climate Justice
COP19, Interfaith, Climate Change, Justice
21 Nov
COP 19 Delegation Meets with UN Executive Christiana Figueres
Piotrek Sztwiertnia, member of the LWF delegation speaks to an interfaith meeting during the COP19 climate change conference in Warsaw. Photo: LWF/Sean Hawkey
15 Nov
LWF Climate Delegation Initiates Interreligious Solidarity Fasting
COP19, Climate Change, Justice, Interfaith, Climate Justice, Fast for the Climate
15 Nov
"A Faith Perspective Is Important"...
Many of the 15,000+ participants at the UN climate change conference are civil society. Photo: Sean Hawkey
13 Nov
LWF COP 19 Delegation Fasts for the Poor and Vulnerable
COP19, Climate Change, Justice
13 Nov
Call for Meaningful Outcome to Climate Change Negotiations ...
30 Oct
Fun and Learning for “Climate Heroes” at First LWF Online Game
Climate Change, Justice
30 Oct
Inspiring Young People to Be Change Makers in Society