A World of Neighbours Network

Archbishop Antje Hopes Network will Shape and Reshape Things in Sweden and Beyond

Losing control is normally not a sign of achievement. But seeing the A World of Neighbours network beginning to stand on its own feet, gives the Archbishop of Church of Sweden, Antje Jackelén, a sense of excitement. Part of, but not in control. Archbishop Antje Jackélen has a heart in the cause of A World …

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Anti-rasism demo Milan

Breathe

The health emergency has confronted us with our breathing. Normally breathing seems to be completely spontaneous – and when all goes well, it really happens automatically. What we have experienced in the last few months with COVID-19 has confronted us with the difficulties of breathing. Our multicultural congregation in Milan has some members who have …

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Armed Conflicts Constraints Efforts to Protect Vulnerable Groups from COVID-19

Continued violent and armed conflict severely constraints the efforts of local, national, and international organizations to protect refugees, displaced people, women, children, the elderly and other vulnerable groups from the spread of the virus.  As countries around the world have closed their borders to isolate COVID-19, criminals are finding new ways to abuse the vulnerability …

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Wobbly letters over a bed in a dormatory saying: Love mother.

Some just want to go home

In the year 2017,  31.000 unaccompanied minors applied for asylum in the EU. In 2015,  it was 95.200. Wherever we go, regardless of which country we visit, this group is mentioned. It is clear that their faith and future are of concern to many volunteers and practitioners. Without networks, often with trauma from their place of origin …

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