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a council with representatives from different nations

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In 1990, we were organizing credit unions, but that evolved over time," Branch, who joined World Council in 1990, said.
The World Council said it chose the school for the Future Farmer Schools pilot program because of its focus on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Addressing the meeting, President Al-Hussein expressed his happiness to meet with members of the News Agencies World Council whose first meeting hosted by Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency " Azertag.
President of the World Council of Optometry, Susan Cooper, added: "We are delighted that Natalie will be joining the World Council of Optometry as chief executive at this very exciting time for the organisation.
Published under the auspices of the World Council of Cooperative Education (WCCA).
The World Council, a US-based trade association which operates internationally, hopes the manual will help to develop Islamic credit unions across a wide range of markets.
In 1973 he joined the World Council of Churches as director of the Commission on World Mission and Evangelism (CWME), bringing to this post, as the late Bishop Lesslie Newbigin said, "a glowing assurance about the gospel and a corresponding desire to share it, a burning compassion for the victims of public wrong, a pastoral care for individual people and a bubbling sense of humour.
Will Ingram, member of the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches and minster of St.
The third conference for News Agencies World Council concluded its work Friday in Argentina with an announcement that the upcoming forum will be held in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2013.
On Thursday, the World Council mandated the FIA President, the President of the World Rally Commission and the Championship promoter to further consider the World Rally Calendar with a final version to be decided no later than April 16.
I have spoken to the World Council in Thailand, and apparently he is the oldest person they have registered.
A three-year project commenced in May 2006 by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and the World Council of Churches' program on interreligious dialogue and cooperation now includes evangelical and Pentecostal representatives.
18 and 25, the feasts of Saints Peter and Paul) is co-ordinated by a joint committee of the World Council of Churches and the Pontifical Commission for the Promotion of Christian Unity.
Secretary-General Kofi Annan in New York, it was subsequently given to the Organization of the Islamic Conference, Pope Benedict XVI, and the World Council of Churches to provide a concrete agenda for churches to use with their leadership statements against nuclear weapons and all weapons of mass destruction.
The title represents the hope that flamed among those who organized the World Council of Churches that human rights law might reflect God's will for all peoples and all nations.
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