Christian World Service is the development, justice and aid agency of the New Zealand Churches. We work to end poverty and injustice throughout the world by supporting communities working for better lives and livelihoods, humanitarian relief in times of disaster and campaigning against the causes of global poverty.

Peace Sunday Resources

Christian World Service is asking churches to pray for peace on Sunday and support the Gaza Emergency Appeal

CWS calls for end to Violence in Gaza

Christian World Service is alarmed at the harm being done by the escalating violence to civilians in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian territory. 

CWS@Work

‘I am very lucky as I get to go to school. I like school, school is beautiful.
Through its partners, CWS has been helping women work together for change in the Philippines. The Developers Foundations project trains women in organic farming and herbal medicines.

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Peace Sunday Resources

Christian World Service is asking churches to pray for peace on Sunday and support the Gaza Emergency Appeal

CWS calls for end to Violence in Gaza

Christian World Service is alarmed at the harm being done by the escalating violence to civilians in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian territory. 

CWS Celebrates Bravery of Refugees

Many New Zealand churches will remember the plight of refugees in services this Sunday (22 June) or in the Anglican tradition on 6 July. 

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