Mideast

UCF discusses approaches to Mideast peace with Catholic News Service

March 14, 2016

In a recent article published by the Catholic News Service, Katie McCloskey outlines some of the long-term strategies UCF has used to pressure companies to cease operating in — and profiting from — Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories.

 

UCF featured in PBS interview

February 23, 2016

In a recent interview conducted by Deborah Potter for PBS’ Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly, Director of Social Responsibility Katie McCloskey spoke about our historic, particular response to calls for nonviolent actions to end the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories.

 

An insight into the MidEast struggle

June 11, 2015

After accompanying UCC’s Global Ministries to the Middle East in April this year, Director of Social Responsibility Katie McCloskey witnessed firsthand some of the needless suffering the Palestinians face. Read her blog piece here —

 

Mideast engagements

May 28, 2013

As an associated ministry of the United Church of Christ, United Church Funds seeks to respond to General Synod resolutions calling for investment-related action within the range of opportunities and limitations that underpin our work as an investment manager. 2005 … Continue »

 

Promoting Mideast peace

May 28, 2013

  In 2005, the General Synod of the United Church of Christ called on its members and ministries to use economic leverage to promote peace in the Middle East. Since that Synod, United Church Funds has worked actively within the … Continue »

 
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