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This month's news and media releases. 

Christian Aid: Church of England reading last rites to dirty energy industry

30 April 2014 - Christian Aid has welcomed the Church of England’s decision to divest from the most polluting fossil fuel companies, signalling dirty energy has no future in a low carbon world.

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Christian Aid welcomes Papal intervention in climate debate

29 April 2015 - Christian Aid has welcomed Pope Francis’ conference on the environment as part of the build up to his upcoming Papal Encyclical.

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Christian Aid's Nepal Earthquake Appeal Raises £145,000 in less than 48 hours

27 April 2015 - Christian Aid supporters are responding quickly and generously to the plight of victims of the Nepal earthquake following the launch of an appeal on Saturday evening.

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Christian Aid partners ready to respond to Nepal earthquake

26 April 2015 - Christian Aid partners are providing urgent relief to victims of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal and parts of India, leaving over 2,300 dead and thousands more severely injured.

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Christian Aid makes £50,000 available to Nepal earthquake victims

25 April 2015 - Christian Aid has made an initial £50,000 available to help victims of the Nepal earthquake, and will launch an appeal to supporters for further funding.

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India’s ‘man-eating’ tigers help protect millions from impacts of climate change

22 April 2015 - A new interactive story explores how Royal Bengal tigers in the Indian Sundarbans are helping to protect millions of people in Kolkata and south Bengal from the devastating impacts of climate change.

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HSBC is the UK’s most secretive bank, says Christian Aid

21 April 2015 - A comparison of what the UK’s big four High Street banks reveal about their operations around the world shows that HSBC is currently by far the most secretive.

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SNP gives welcome backing to climate and tax justice, says Christian Aid

20 April 2015 - The Scottish National Party’s election manifesto, published today, gives welcome backing to the poor in developing countries with its call for action on climate change and support for tax justice, says Christian Aid.

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Liberal Democrat manifesto offers an ambitious vision for our global future

15 April 2015 - Today’s Liberal Democrat manifesto offers a vision of a fair and sustainable future for all, including the world’s poorest people.

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Conservative and Green manifestos show welcome commitment to people in poverty

14 April 2015 - The Conservatives are right to stand by UK aid for the world’s poorest people, Christian Aid said today as the party publishes its election manifesto.

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Labour policies on tax & climate change offer hope to people living in poverty

13 April 2015 - In the week of manifesto launches, the tax reforms pledged by the Labour Party today are urgently needed against the scandal of multinational tax trickery.

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World not delivering on Gaza reconstruction promises, new report warns

13 April 2015 - The international community must urgently change its approach to Gaza and deliver on promises of reconstruction, 46 agencies said today in a new report on the lack of progress since last year's conflict.

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