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    Letter to chair of Royal Dutch Shell ahead of AGM on 22 May

    04/05/2018

    NEWS / Letter from the Church Commissioners, Church of England Pensions Board and Environment Agency Pension Fund to the chair of Shell ahead of its AGM on 22 May.

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    Rio Tinto: largest ever shareholder revolt directed against coal lobby in Australia

    02/05/2018

    NEWS / A shareholder resolution co-filed by the Church of England Pensions Board focusing on Rio Tinto’s relationship with lobby groups drew over 18% of the vote at the Annual General Meeting of Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) in Melbourne today. 

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    Church’s Chief Education Officer backs call for more male early years teachers

    02/05/2018

    NEWS / A response to National Association of Head Teachers call for more male teachers in early years, by the Church of England's Chief Education Officer Revd Nigel Genders.

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    Funds with £1.8 trillion declare they will support shareholder resolution on lobbying at Rio Tinto Limited

    28/04/2018

    NEWS / Funds totalling £1.8 trillion have declared they will support a shareholder resolution regarding the funding of lobbying organisations that has been co-filed at Rio Tinto Limited’s AGM next week in Sydney, Australia.

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    Growing number of young people taking part in church placements

    27/04/2018

    A scheme offering young people experience of ministry in Church of England parishes is attracting an increasing number of participants, according to new figures released today.

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    IICSA interim report

    25/04/2018

    Publication of the interim report from the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, IICSA

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    Julian Hubbard to move on in September from Ministry Division

    24/04/2018

    Julian Hubbard will be moving on from his role as Director of the Ministry Division this September. 

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    Bishop welcomes proposed plastic ban

    19/04/2018

    NEWS / The Church of England’s lead bishop on the environment has said recent proposed Government environment initiatives mean this could prove to be a ‘great week’ for environmental policy in the UK.

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    Ministers encouraged to talk about vocation in new campaign

    19/04/2018

    Nearly 30,000 serving ministers, both lay and ordained, are being encouraged to hold at least one conversation a month about vocation with someone different from themselves, in a campaign launched by the Church of England.

     

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    Church of England Pensions Board issues £50 million of bonds to fund clergy retirement housing

    12/04/2018

    NEWS / The Church of England Pensions Board today announced that it has issued £50 million of bonds, giving it access to a further tranche of long-term finance to purchase additional properties for its clergy retirement housing scheme.