The World Student Christina Federation (WSCF) stands in solidarity with the Lumad indigenous people of Mindanao and the United Church of Christ in the Philippines (UCCP). We join the students and churches in condemning the burning of the church shelter for Lumad evacuees in Davao Philippines.
The Student Christian Movement of the Philippines (SCMP) condemns in the strongest terms the burning of United Church of Christ in the Philippines Haran, the Lumad refugee shelter in Davao City on February 24 by yet unidentified motorcycle-riding men. Around five of the Lumad were injured in incident, traumatized many and set ablaze two student dormitories inside the church compound.
Students and young adults are invited to apply for a scholarship to attend the International Camps at the Waldensian Church run Agape Ecumenical Center in Italy from July 30 to August 20th, 2016. Deadline to apply for a scholarship is March 1st 2016
WSCF-NA stands firmly with the Lumad people of the Philippines in their fight for their ancestral domain. Please read the attached press release and show your support by spreading it throughout your networks.
WSCF is currently without complete leadership and is seeking Chair and a Female Vice-Chair. We would like to ask you to help the Search Committee in this process and spread this information as widely as possible.
The World Student Christian Federation of North America would like to express its sympathy for the lives lost, and its commitment to stand in solidarity with the families of those who were murdered, the communities in which they resided, the African Methodist Episcopal community, the Black communities around the world, and the world itself suffering from actions which threaten to separate us from God's Love.