World Council of Churches

A worldwide fellowship of churches seeking unity, a common witness and Christian service

Human rights and Impunity

Churches' Compassionate Response to HIV and AIDS
Civil and Political Rights, including questions of torture and detention;
Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Indonesia-West Papua
Human rights and languages of indigenous peoples
Letter to Madam Justice Louise Arbour on the occasion of her appointment
Minute on Mutual Respect, Responsibility and Dialogue with People of other Faiths
On developments in Indonesia-West Papua
Practising hospitality in an era of new forms of migration
Punishing the victims of persecution: Churches speak out on detention
Question of Religious Intolerance: Indonesia, Pakistan, India
Question of Religious Intolerance: Pakistan, Indonesia
Question of the violation of human rights and fundamental freedoms in
Religious Freedom and Liberty in the Emerging Context
Religious minorities and rights for religious freedom
We, the participants of the International Study Consultation on Freedom of Religion and the Rights of Religious Minorities - drawn from churches, church related organisations, academia, civil society and human rights organisations and the legal profession in 23 countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, the Americas and Europe - met in Istanbul, Turkey as part of an international study consultation organised by the Commission of the Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches. The Consultation analysed the situations of rights of religious minorities and freedom of religion in various contexts.
Statement on Terrorism, Counter-terrorism and Human Rights
Statement on Water for Life
The human rights situation in Papua, Indonesia
The Right to Education in Pakistan
The situation of human rights in Papua, Indonesia
Water as a Gift and Right