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ADRA Czech Republic addressing fundamental needs during the pandemic

ADRA currently involves more than 3000 volunteers within the Czech territory.

centres established cooperation with the region's management and several companies. As part of this initiative, ADRA trained about a hundred new volunteers and, in total, volunteers participated in more than [...] financial, and voluntary help, but also about psychological support and accompanying people after tragic events. An important part of the emergency department is the collection ofcommunity intervention [...] members are primarily dedicated to providing psychological support to people affected by a tragic event. In addition to helping after emergencies, ADRA is intensively involved in the training and education

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Listen…Believe…Care…Protect

"Those who are abused need people to advocate for them when they do not feel strong enough to do this for themselves".

Pastor Ted Wilson expressing his concern for the victims of domestic abuse, and his support for the event. Dr Daniel Duda, Education director at the Trans-European Division (TED), challenged the attendees [...] pandemic, when the incidence of domestic abuse has risen dramatically. 'End it Now' is a joint initiative of the Children’s Ministries, Women’s Ministries, Family Ministries, Heath Ministries, Youth Ministries [...] and Education departments of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. The goal of this initiative is to help lower the incidence of domestic abuse in our families and churches. For more i

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LISTEN…BELIEVE…CARE…PROTECT

European Enditnow Conference organized by Swedish Union

Pastor Ted Wilson expressing his concern for the victims of domestic abuse, and his support for the event. Dr Daniel Duda, Education director at the Trans-European Division (TED), challenged the attendees [...] pandemic, when the incidence of domestic abuse has risen dramatically. 'End it Now' is a joint initiative of the Children’s Ministries, Women’s Ministries, Family Ministries, Heath Ministries, Youth Ministries [...] and Education departments of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. The goal of this initiative is to help lower the incidence of domestic abuse in our families and churches. For more information

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Kids’ Talents for Jesus

Celebrating 25th anniversary, worldwide Children’s Ministries awards for young Adventist talents in arts, poetry and media production.

regional and national leaders of the Adventist Children's Ministries decided to hold, among other initiatives, also an Art Contest with the theme 'Jesus is my Best Friend'. The goal was to receive creative [...] I am overwhelmed by this artwork that exude passion and love for Jesus," said Dr. Koh. This event was organized by the EUD Children's Ministries director, Elsa Cozzi in collaboration with her colleagues [...] would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who have contributed to the success of this initiative," Cozzi concluded. At the EUD level, six countries - Italy, Spain, Romania, Portugal and the

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ADRA Europe first online Education Summit

The conference was organized as a follow-up to the petition that has collected more than 1.3 million signatures.

carried out its first online conference , entitled “Education Accelerator”, on April 20. This event aimed to provide a platform for an international and inclusive dialogue where people from across the [...] opportunities for all children. Maja Ahac , ADRA Europe Head of Advocacy, introduced the event giving a warm welcome to all speakers and participants. The first to be introduced was Raafat [...] digital transition”, continued Joveva. “In this new digital context, the EU will strongly support initiatives and plans that aim to guarantee access to the educational system for all”, concluded Joveva.

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Women’s Ministries Emphasis Day (June 12, 2021)

Material available in several languages

Zoom, if face-to-face events are not yet possible. Be brave and adapt the material to suit your situation! Please contact your pastors who will be happy if you take the initiative in this way to make

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ADRA Italia and HopeMedia Italia supporting initiatives against prejudices

The Educational Trail was created in 2010 and developed through the works of some workers at the Voice of Hope Radio.

participation by key players in this highly successful and important project. Through the initiative of certain workers of Voice of Hope Radio (Radio Voce della Speranza, RVS), and with the support [...] goes beyond one’s physical, ethnic, and social state. It was based on this principle that the 2010 initiative, “Educational Trail”, was born. Claudio Coppini, a worker at RVS, encountered Mauro Sbrillo, a [...] Commune of Florence thus took responsibility for. The “Educational Trail” then began to organize events, first in schools, then in plazas and during festivals of various themes, all under the coordination

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Adventist Church Leaders Vote to Hold a Special One-Day GC Session in January 2022

One-day event will discuss a constitutional change to allow virtual attendance.

GC Constitution to allow delegates to participate by digital means in a future GC Session in the event that unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances arise. Before the vote, Adventist Church associate [...] 6-11, 2022 in St. Louis, Missouri , felt it prudent to work on an alternate solution. After the initial Session postponement, the Constitution and Bylaws Committee met and recommended an amendment to the

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A CENSOR’S GLOWING COALS

Seventh-day Adventists have been scanning the political landscape, looking primarily for government-initiated restriction of free speech and religious expression. What if government, acting more by proxy [...] legitimize restrictions on religious liberty and freedom of expression. While the broad outlines of the events that will unfold are clear enough from the Bible and the gifted insights of the Spirit of Prophecy

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At the U.N., Adventist Leader Calls Gender-based Violence ‘Shame of Our Humanity’

Public Affairs and Religious Liberty director urges cooperation to confront forces working against the “full humanity” of women.

liaison to the UN. In his presentation, which provided a thematic framework for the day-long event, Diop said that within many contexts, women “disproportionately suffer the tragedies of human existence [...] discussions and question-and-answer sessions with the audience. According to organizers, the goal of the event was not just to shine a spotlight on current realities but to begin a dialogue — between governments [...] and other civil society groups — about ways to collectively confront these challenges. The UN event was the seventh annual symposium in a series focused on the role of religion and faith-based organizations

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