South Korea

Advocate for better opportunities for people living with disabilities

Netani Rika
Tue 05 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea ---- RHEMA Misa may not have full use of his legs but that won’t stop him from walking into every government and church office to advocate for better opportunities for people living with disabilities.

Petition calls for West Papua to be included on the UN Decolonisation list

Tue 05 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea ----– A petition being circulated at the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly will call for West Papua to be included on the United Nations list of territories to be decolonized.

Domestic violence in Solomon Islands must be addressed by churches

Tue 05 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea --- Domestic violence in the Solomon Islands must be addressed by churches if women and children are to live in safety and justice.

Churches must take action to address climate change

Tue 05 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea --- Churches must stop talking and take action to address climate change.

Tonga's Dr Puloka elected World Council of Churches vice President

Tue 05 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea --- A Tongan educator is the first woman elected vice-president of the World Council of Churches from the Pacific.

Youths calls for greater action by Church on climate change nuclear energy

Fri 01 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea ----- Climate change and nuclear testing took centre stage when youth delegates to the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly met prior to the opening of the two-week event yesterday (Tuesday).

Church leaders must step up global advocacy to stop the abuse of indigenous resources

Fri 01 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea –- Church leaders must step up global advocacy to stop the abuse of indigenous resources, Pacific delegates told the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly.

Militarisation in the Pacific must end: WCC

Fri 01 Nov 2013 -

BUSAN, South Korea --- Militarisation in the Pacific must end in the interests of peace and stability, the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly heard Thursday.

South Korea's Gil Hwan-young named new ABU president

Wed 30 Oct 2013 -

HANOI, Vietnam ---The head of South Korea's leading public broadcaster, Gil Hwan-young has been elected as the new president of the Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union.

Fiji's foreign minister Kubuabola meets Korea first vice minister of foreign affairs

Wed 23 Oct 2013 -

SEOUL, South Korea ---- Fiji’s foreign minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola has met with the First vice Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea (ROK), Kim Kyou-hyun in Seoul.