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November 6, 2019

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence begin on 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and end on 10 December, Human Rights Day.   For further information, visit: https://www.oikoumene.org/en/press-centre/events/16-days-of-activism-against-gender-based-violence
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February 22, 2019

Thursdays in Black flourishes in Liberia

Women in Liberia participated in the Thursdays in Black campaign by staging a peaceful demonstration in the streets of Margibi County against the growing waves of violence against women and girls. In a report written by E Julu Swen from United Methodist News Service, Muriel V. Nelson, president of United…
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October 14, 2018

Global Consultation in Kingston, Jamaica

Rev Jemima Amanor, West Africa Area President, represented the World Federation at the World Council of Churches Global Consultation for the Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the decade of the Churches in Solidarity with Women. Here is her report of an exciting and informative meeting in Jamaica.   Report on…
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October 13, 2018

United Methodist Women Board Holds 2018 Annual Meeting in NYC

https://www.unitedmethodistwomen.org/news/united-methodist-women-board-holds-2018-annual-meeting   United Methodist Women Board Holds 2018 Annual Meeting in NYC by Yvette Moore United Methodist Women board of directors close their annual meeting with a Communion service lead by Bishop Jane Middleton, center. United Methodist Women board of directors affirmed the implementation of the organization’s strategic plan and…
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July 21, 2018

Dr Edith Loane

We give thanks today for the life of Dr Edith Loane who died on Monday morning 17th July. Edith was a former Britain and Ireland Area President 1976-81, World Treasurer 1981-86, and World President 1991-96. Since that time Edith continued to support the World Federation as a valued Senior Friend.…