- Sep 19, 2020
Nigeria’s internal conflict is “a Molotov cocktail of anger, frustration, religious extremism, toxic politics, corruption and deep rut,” according to a leading bishop in the country.
As the Church marks the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation on Sep. 1, Capuchin Brother Benedict Ayodi says September should be used by Christians to “reconcile with our Creator through communion with creation”
It’s been a particularly trying year for humanitarian workers, as they face unprecedented hurdles to assist people in pre-existing crises in 54 countries, plus a further nine which have been catapulted into situations of need by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chris Crawford is a senior associate at Democracy Fund, a private foundation that champions organizations and advocates working toward an open and just democracy in the United States.
Women in Ethiopia often suffer from “traditional gender roles” where they are expected to defer to men in society.