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  1. Church of England Pensions Board instrumental in launch of Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management

    05/08/2020

    The Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management (the Standard), launched today, establishes the first global standard on tailings management

  2. Press release from the Church of England.

    Church of England Pensions Board co-chairs initiative that today launched a new Net Zero Investment Framework

    05/08/2020

    New ‘Net Zero Investment Framework’, issued today, supported by the Church of England Pensions Board.

  3. Church Commissioners announce Head of Responsible Investment

    04/08/2020

    The Church Commissioners for England announced today the appointment of Bess Joffe as Head of Responsible Investment for the Church Commissioners for England

  4. Headshot of Bishop James Lords in from of the parliament building

    Bishop calls for targeted sanctions to defend freedom of religion or belief in plea for action to protect Uighurs

    30/07/2020

    A new system of targeted sanctions could be used against the perpetrators of “gross human rights abuses” on the Uighur people in China, a bishop has told the House of Lords.

  5. Headshot Bishop Viv Faull

    Bishop of Bristol to take up national safeguarding role

    29/07/2020

    The Bishop of Bristol, Bishop Viv Faull has been appointed a deputy lead bishop for safeguarding, with a focus on liaison with diocesan bishops on behalf of the National Safeguarding Steering Group (NSSG) and with the wider Anglican Communion, and to speak on safeguarding in the House of Lords.

  6. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on Smyth case

    27/07/2020

    The Church of England's statement on the Smyth case.

  7. Birdseye view of two people having coffee

    ‘Big Conversation’ launched on clergy care and wellbeing

    27/07/2020

    Churches and clergy across the country are being invited to take part in discussion about a new partnership aimed at improving the care and wellbeing of ministers, in a ‘Big Conversation’ launched today.

  8. Headshots of 6 people involved with the weekly service

    Separation is never final with God, online service to hear

    24/07/2020

    Christians in the UK will join in worship with their brothers and sisters across Europe and beyond this Sunday as the Church of England’s weekly online service goes international.

  9. Safeguarding statement from the Church of England.

    Statement on Christ Church, Oxford

    23/07/2020

    The lead bishop for safeguarding, Jonathan Gibbs, has previously written a letter stating that the National Safeguarding Team (NST) has no view about, and is not involved in, the wider issues relating to the College and the Dean at Christ Church, Oxford and this remains the case.

  10. The Church of England logo on a laptop.

    House of Bishops Meeting - 22 July 2020

    22/07/2020

    A meeting of the House of Bishops took place today on Wednesday 22 of July 2020 (by Zoom)