Halt illicit financial flows

Developing, emerging countries lose trillion dollars annually

Global Financial Integrity reports developing world loses 11 times more money to corruption, tax evasion than it receives in official aid. read more »

December 18, 2014

Summer interns travel to Church Center for U.N.

Sustainable development trip’s theme

Importance of U.N. ministry underscored by discussion of variety of stakeholders, laws sustainable development entails. read more »

by Michael Moore
on July 22, 2014

A ‘United Methodology’

A commentary on Infopoverty 2014

High-school freshman learns how UMC leads fight to improve lives of millions of people around the world. read more »

by Jake Bennett
on April 22, 2014

Education, Gender, Maternal Health

United Methodist agencies take part in event at 58th Commission on the Status of Women

Panel addresses lingering question on how to realize social justice for women despite structural and cultural barriers they still face or witness. read more »

March 26, 2014

Infopoverty World Conference April 10–11

GBCS's Bautista invited to return as a presenter

Conference will address how Information & Communications Technologies affect change in the world. read more »

March 25, 2014

Advent focused for months

Preaching, teaching, meditating on Mary’s journey to motherhood

'I find myself more in awe of the young woman who safely delivered the Christ child into our world,' writes director of Healthy Families, Healthy Planet. read more »

by Katey Zeh
on December 09, 2013

Migration challenged as development tool

4th Churches Witnessing with Migrants consultation

Church and migrant groups, assert migrants are human beings not tradeable commodities in the global market. read more »

by the Rev. Liberato Bautista
on October 13, 2013

Human rights central to development

Equal access to information will make for just, sustainable world

Deployment of information, communications technologies crucial to process. read more »

by the Rev. Liberato Bautista
on June 14, 2013

Next world’s development agenda

High-level panel releases recommendations

Call for new global partnership to eradicate poverty, transform economies through sustainable development. read more »

June 06, 2013

A transformative trip

4 summer interns share insights into trip to U.N.

18-member group learns about Church Center for U.N., Alma Matthews House, UNICEF, visits Sri Lanka Mission. read more »

August 13, 2012

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