Press Releases

ACT Alliance EU urges the informal Justice and Home Affairs Council to end the search and rescue crisis

On the occasion of the forthcoming informal meeting of Ministers of the Justice and Home Affairs Council of the European Union, which will take place in Helsinki from 18.7.2019 - 19.7.2019, all Protestant development and humanitarian organizations that are members of ACT Alliance EU, as well as the...

Press Release: "Our new European Parliament must care for Creation"

  “Our new European Parliament must care for Creation”, says ACT Alliance EU   Tuesday, 14 May 2019 Brussels, Belgium   Climate change is a rapidly growing threat to the European Union and the whole of Creation. Faith groups, including ACT Alliance EU, are concerned wi...

Analysis of the climate finance reporting of the EU

Press Release: New Study finds that the EU must revise its Climate Finance Policies

The EU, together with all other developed countries have committed to mobilise up to USD 100 billion annually by 2020 onwards to support poor and vulnerable countries around the world, in their efforts to deal with climate change. This support should be balanced between mitigation and adaptation pro...

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Press Release: People will suffer if only investors' concerns are considered

The European Union (EU) and Myanmar have entered the final negotiations on an Investment Protection Agreement. The agreement aims to promote EU investment in Myanmar, investment intended to bring foreign capital, employment, new technologies, skills and know-how to the country. However, a new report...

Joint press release: European Parliament mobilises for Human Rights Defenders in Guatemala

233 human rights defenders assaults and 14 homicides were registered in 2016. The majority of those remained unpunished The EP reports threats and intimidation campaigns towards court officials The EP urges Guatemalan authorities to comply with their human rights obligations and the Congress...

Perfect love casts out fear

ACT ALLIANCE PRESS RELEASE The ACT Alliance, a network of 144 members in 100 countries, today joined the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the Lutheran World Federation (LWF), in calling for a reversal of the US Presidential Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry in...

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