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    Make financial education compulsory in primary schools, says Archbishop of Canterbury's Just Finance Foundation

    03/03/2018

    NEWS / Primary school pupils should receive compulsory lessons on how to manage money as part of the response to growing levels of financial insecurity and problem debt in the UK, the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Just Finance Foundation says today.

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    Church of England Pensions Board part of global coalition filing resolution at Rio Tinto

    02/03/2018

    NEWS /  The Church of England Pensions Board, together with investors with assets totalling nearly £50bn, has filed a shareholder resolution at Rio Tinto calling on the company to review and fully disclose its relationships with industry bodies.

     

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    Church of England statement on IICSA’s Child Migration Report

    01/03/2018

    A statement from the Church of England on IICSA’s Child Migration Report.

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    Church of England announces Digital Labs winners

    26/02/2018

    NEWS / The Church of England has today announced the winners of their first Digital Labs, held in East London on Saturday 24th February 2018.

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    National Pioneer Development Adviser appointed

    23/02/2018

    NEWS / Revd Ed Olsworth-Peter has been appointed as the new National Adviser for Pioneer Development.  He succeeds the Revd Canon Dave Male, who was appointed recently as Director of Evangelism and Discipleship in the Archbishops’ Council.

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    Church spires to boost rural wifi access

    18/02/2018

    NEWS / Churches spires set to play key role in bringing wifi, broadband and mobile access to rural areas under new agreement between Church of England and the Government.

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    Eight of the top 20 car manufacturers align to the transition to low carbon economy

    14/02/2018

    NEWS / The asset owner backed Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) supported by funds with over £5/$6.9 trillion in assets under management today released its assessments of how 20 of the world’s largest publicly-listed automobile manufacturers, and 19 of the world’s largest publicly-listed paper companies are preparing for the transition to a low carbon economy.

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    Safeguarding presentation at General Synod

    12/02/2018

    NEWS / The Bishop of Bath and Wells, Peter Hancock, the Church of England’s lead safeguarding bishop addressed February’s Synod on national developments and the Church’s preparation for the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, IICSA.

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    General Synod affirms dignity and humanity of people with Down’s Syndrome

    10/02/2018

    NEWS / General Synod unanimously backs call for people with Down’s Syndrome to be welcomed, celebrated and treated with dignity and respect.

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    General Synod welcomes move towards communion with Methodist Church

    09/02/2018

    NEWS / The General Synod has given its welcome to a report containing proposals which could bring the Church of England and the Methodist Church in Great Britain into communion with each other.