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WEA Welcomes Appointment of Mr. António Guterres as UN Secretary General Designate

Oct 13, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes today’s appointment of Mr. António Guterres as Secretary General Designate of the United Nations (UN). Serving a constituency of some 600 million evangelicals around the world, the WEA is committed to continuing to work with the UN on a wide range of iss

WEA Mission Commission Appoints Rev. David Ruiz as its New Executive Director

Sep 29, 2016

The Global Leadership Council (GLC) of the World Evangelical Alliance's Mission Commission (MC) is pleased to announce that Rev. David Ruiz has been appointed as new Executive Director of the MC. He succeeds Dr. Bertil Ekström who has led the MC for the past ten years and is passing on the leadershi

WEA Supports EAUK in Call for Unity and Reconciliation After the Leave Vote

Jun 25, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) supports the Evangelical Alliance of the United Kingdom (EAUK) in their call for unity and reconciliation after the UK voted to leave the European Union. The EAUK issued the following statement:

Gordon Showell-Rogers Leaves WEA to Pursue New Ministry Opportunities

Jun 16, 2016

After faithfully serving the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) as Associate Secretary General for the past six years, Gordon Showell-Rogers is leaving the WEA at the end of June to pursue new ministry opportunities. The WEA family is grateful for his contribution to building One Alliance and wish him

WEA Joins National Association of Evangelicals in Lamenting Orlando Victims

Jun 15, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) in lamenting the loss of lives in Orlando. In a statement, the NAE which is WEA’s national member body in the United States, ‘expresses deep sadness over the senseless murders of at least 50 people in an Orland

WEA International Council Member Awarded Prestigious Caciques Crown of Honour in Guyana

May 31, 2016

Rev. Dr. John Oswald Smith, member of the International Council (IC) of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) and Chair of the Evangelical Association of the Caribbean (EAC), was awarded the prestigious Caciques Crown of Honor by the President of Guyana. He was honored for his ‘long and dedicated ser

WEA Names Dr. Chris Seiple as Global Policy Advisor

Mar 24, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has named Dr. Chris Seiple as a Global Policy Advisor to the Executive Leadership. Dr. Seiple currently serves as President Emeritus of the Institute for Global Engagement (IGE) a highly respected research, education, and diplomatic institution that builds sustai

WEA Secretary General Speaks on Gospel and Religious Extremism at Conference in Bethlehem, Calls for Recognition of Evangelicals in the Holy Land

Mar 16, 2016

World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) Secretary General Bp Efraim Tendero spoke on ‘the Gospel and Religious Extremism’ at the fourth Christ at the Checkpoint conference in Bethlehem, calling for religious and political leaders to move away from exclusive territorial claims and instead commit to dialogue

WEA Concludes International Leadership Forum 2016 in Korea with Partnership Strategies Addressing Global Issues

Mar 5, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has concluded its International Leadership Forum (ILF) 2016 in Seoul, Korea. The annual gathering brought together some 90 leaders from 40 countries to strengthen partnership across organizational and geographical boundaries in key issues facing the Church today.

WEA Appreciates Marrakesh Declaration as Unified Effort to Fight Extremism and Violence

Feb 12, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) appreciates the unified effort of the respected scholars who have issued the Marrakesh Declaration, and their desire to fight extremism and violence as a crime against the whole of mankind.