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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: council - a council with representatives from different nations
council - a body serving in an administrative capacity; "student council"
World Council of Churches - an ecumenical organization of Protestant and eastern churches; intended to promote unity and cooperation in religious and secular matters
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CAIRO, 29th August, 2019 (WAM) -- Ahmed Mohamed Al Jarwan, President of the World Council for Tolerance and Peace, Chairman of the General Union of Arab Experts, has urged Arab countries to close ranks in face of the challenges besetting the achievement of sustainable development goals.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 27, 2019-: World Council of Churches (WCC) supports health and wellness in Africa
Delegates from the World Council of Credit Unions (WCCU) and the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions Conference (CCCU) are meeting here with Prime Minister Dr.
Abu Dhabi: The World Council of Muslim Communities -- an Abu Dhabi-based international organisation to address challenges faced by Muslim communities across the world and fulfil their ambitions -- will present UAE's model strategies including women empowerment and youth engagement to the Muslim communities across the world, a top official said on Monday.
In the week before the founding assembly of the World Council of Churches (WCC) in Amsterdam in 1948, the Ecumenical Press Service reported the imminent appearance of the first issue of The Ecumenical Review as a quarterly published under the auspices of the WCC, with the organization's first general secretary, Willem A.
GENEVA * Pope Francis has called on the fellowship of 350 Christian denominations known as the World Council of Churches to be more missionary in its approach, warning the ecumenical organization against adopting "worldly ways of thinking" during a one-day visit to Geneva for its 70th anniversary.
Fakhoury also chaired the World Council for the Eighth Goal of Sustainable Development 2030, on economic growth and decent work, which was launched in Dubai last Saturday on the sidelines of the World Government Summit.
Washington, DC, December 06, 2017 --( The World Council of Cedars Revolution (WCCR) is calling for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to reject Gaby Issa as the Lebanese ambassador to the US.
Meanwhile, the World Council of Credit Unions has begun collecting relief to support rebuilding efforts in the Caribbean.
The incoming President of the World Council of Optometry, Dr Scott Mundle, expressed tremendous satisfaction at the success of the conference and the positive strides the Indian optometry profession has been making.
Bethlehem/ BDS/ The Palestinian National Committee for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BNC) welcomed a historicopen letterby the National Coalition of Christian Organizations in Palestine (NCCOP) urging the World Council of Churches (WCC) to "recognize Israel as an apartheid state," support the nonviolent, Palestinian-led global BDS movement, help intensify BDScampaigns and actively refuse Christian complicity in ...

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