Social & International Affairs

Chairperson:

Bishop Dr. Chibuzo Raphael Opoko (Methodist Church Nigeria)

ABOUT

The Social Justice Committee of the World Methodist Council brings attention to current events and issues and how they affect constituents around the world. Current focus has centered on economic justice or injustice. A World Methodist Social Affirmation was developed and refined by this committee and approved in 1986. It has received worldwide acceptance and is published in literature of several member church denominations.

Recent EVENTS

PEACE, PANDEMICS, AND PLASTIC BOTTLES – PRIORITISING THE FUTURE?

The recording of the lecture is now online, and you can listen along while you read the lecture below. Click here to listen: http://www.jointpublicissues.org.uk/beckly-lecture/ BECKLY LECTURE 29 JUNE 2020 METHODIST
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The World Methodist Council welcomes UN Security Council’s adoption of Resolution 2532 (2020)

The World Methodist Council (WMC), founded in 1881, is a consultative body and association of churches in the Methodist and Wesleyan tradition. It comprises 82 member denominations in 138 countries, which together represent near
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Project Orange

Bishop Ivan Abrahams, General Secretary (left) of The World Methodist Council, is shown working with Ruben Richards in South Africa, to assist in providing much-needed fresh fruit through Project Orange
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