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July 20, 2022

Statement of the WFMUCW concerning membership

Our constitution states (Handbook Page 13 VI B) 'Any officially recognized group of Methodist, or any officially recognized group of United or Uniting Church women of which Methodist or former Methodists are a part, or who are involved in a church which is affiliated with the World Methodist Council, organised…
NewsPress Release
April 11, 2022

World Federation Statement on the War in Ukraine

9th April 2022 The World Officers of the World Federation of Methodist and Uniting Church Women (WFMUCW) are appalled at the news coming from Ukraine over recent weeks. They wish to echo the Secretary-General of the United  Nations,  Antonio Guterres, in his condemnation of the Russian invasion of Ukraine in…
NewsPresident's Prayer
September 4, 2021

Oknah Kim Lah (1918 – 2021)

The World Federation sisterhood is giving God thanks for the long and distinguished life of one of their inspirational leaders Dr Oknah Kim Lah who died on 30 August, 2021. A full tribute will appear later but this obituary notice came from the Secretary of the Korean Women's Society of…
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June 22, 2021

Tribute to Mrs Elizabeth Kissack (1916-2021)

In 2017, while visiting the Isle of Man, a jewel of an island in the Irish sea, I had the great privilege of meeting Elizabeth Kissack, World President of the World Federation of Methodist Women from 1976-81. At 100 years of age this remarkable woman was still reminiscing about her…
NewsThe United Nations
April 29, 2021

United Nations CSW65 Reports

These are reports from World Federation women who have attended sessions of CSW65: Dr Brenda Smith (our UN representative report) Alison Judd (Highlights) Chloe Grimes Jones (Youth representative on "Empowerment for Adolescent Girls beyond Covid-19") Joan Capel ( “Girls Fighting Human Trafficking in the Time of Covid-19: How Youth Lead in…