National Council of Churches in the Philippines (NCCP)
The National Council of Churches in the Philippines, is the largest aggroupation of non-Roman Catholic churches in the Philippines.
NCCP is the embodiment of more than six decades of the aspirations of non-Roman Catholic churches for unity and common Christian witness.
NCCP is providing emergency assistance to disaster-stricken families and communities, assistance to small community-based projects, and in providing solidarity support (financial, material, technical assistance) to workers on strike, displaced urban and rural poor, families of victims of human rights violations, etc.. Small community-based projects are closely monitored and regularly evaluated.
Through advocacy and campaign, programs has been propagating the peace and human rights ministry of the NCCP. As in the past, the NCCP has responded to various peoples issues and concerns in partnership with member churches, peoples organizations, inter-faith and multi-sectoral networks in the national, regional and local level. Moreover, it continuously assists in mobilizing church people and other sectors in strengthening organized and newly-formed advocacy groups.
It also provides development education and training to NCCP constituency as well as its ecumenical partners geared towards providing capacity and capability for advocacy work in peace, human rights, ecology, migrant concerns and development work.
Latest from National Council of Churches in the Philippines (NCCP)
Nov 12, 2014
12 November 2014 - One year after Haiyan, ACT accompanies thousands in commemorating Typhoon Haiyan.
Aug 11, 2014
12 August 2014 - On International Youth Day, we profile Bong Dalisay, a field assistant with ACT member the National Council of Churches of the Philippines
Aug 05, 2014
5 August 2014 - Survivors of Haiyan take to the streets to express their dissatisfaction with government disaster response
Jun 30, 2014
30 June, 2014 - Across the path of typhoon Haiyan, survivors are making do with rudimentary housing materials. More resilient structures are needed before the next season of violent weather.
Apr 09, 2014
8 April, 2014 - The simple task of turning over new soil represented much more than the first step in a new shelter scheme for typhoon-hit Jinamoc