National Council of Churches in Australia
Act for Peace is the international aid agency of the National Council of Churches in Australia
, an ecumenical council of 19 member churches. Act for Peace supports the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Ecumenical Commission
(NATSIEC) in its work alongisde Indigenous communities, churches and other organisations around Australia.
State Ecumenical Councils
Act for Peace works in partnership with state ecumenical councils around Australia:
Council of Churches of Western Australia
New South Wales Churches Together
Northern Territory Council of Churches
Queensland Churches Together
South Australian Council of Churches
Tasmanian Council of Churches
Victorian Council of Churches
Campaigns and advocacy
Act for Peace is an active supporter of several coalition campaigns, with which we work to advocate for peace and justice.
is a global campaign of Christians speaking out against poverty and injustice.
challenges the root causes of long term poverty to work for economic justice.
Make Poverty History
is a coalition of more than 60 aid organisations, community and faith-based groups.
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
aims to galvanise public and government support for multilateral negotiations on a Nuclear Weapons Convention.
The Global Poverty Project
is an educational and campaigning organisation that activates citizens to be a part of the global movement to end extreme poverty.
is a small business working to promote and distribute fairly traded products throughout Australia and beyond. For every pack of its Rhino Coffee sold, Universal Village contributes 40c to the work of the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) in Laos.
Global networks and alliances
Act for Peace is a member of the global ACT Alliance
, a network of 111 churches and church-related agencies that work together in humanitarian assistance and development.
The World Council of Churches
(WCC) is a fellowship of 349 churches from around the world and from a broad range of Christian traditions, which promotes Christian unity in faith, witness and service for a just and peaceful world.
Coalition for the International Criminal Court
International Crisis Group- Working to Prevent Conflict worldwide
The United Nations website
United Nations Development Program
Global statistics compiled by the United Nations
Responsibility 2 Protect Asia Pacific
Global Peace Index
Academic & Government Links
Sydney University - Centre for Peace & Conflict Studies
The Aid Program of the Australian Government
Code of Conduct Links
The Australian Council for International Development
/ The Sphere Project
International Day links of Interest
International Day of Peace
Humanitarian News and Analysis
Aljazeera News Network (English)
United Nations News