Make financial education compulsory in primary schools, says Archbishop of Canterbury's Just Finance Foundation
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.
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.
A statement from the Church of England on IICSA’s Child Migration Report.
NEWS / The Church of England has today announced the winners of their first Digital Labs, held in East London on Saturday 24th February 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.
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.
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.
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.
NEWS / General Synod unanimously backs call for people with Down’s Syndrome to be welcomed, celebrated and treated with dignity and respect.
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.