Policy and Advocacy

Happening Now

Letter to Secretary of State Blinken Regarding the Situation in Nigeria
On June 24 2021, Bishop David J. Malloy writes to Secretary of State Blinken to urge him to work with the Nigerian Catholic Bishops’ Commission on Church and Society and the National Association of Catholic Lawyers to promote interfaith dialogue and support the local Church’s efforts to seek a peaceful means to promote greater security and to reform the government of Nigeria.

Deteriorating Situation In Nigeria
Chair of the Committee on International Justice and Peace, Bishop David J. Malloy, writes to Secretary of State Blinken to express his deep concern for the deteriorating situation in Nigeria and to support the recent statement issued by the President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) the Most Reverend Augustine Obiora Akubeze.

Letter to Secretary of State On Conflict Instability in West Africa and Nigeria
On March 12, 2020, Bishop David J. Malloy writes to Secretary of State Pompeo to express his deep concern regarding the level of conflict and instability in West

Prayer Procession for Peace in Nigeria
In a February 26, 2020 letter to the president of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Nigeria, Bishop David J. Malloy writes to express his solidarity and support on the eve of a nationwide prayer procession taking place on Ash Wednesday.

 

Policy and Advocacy for Justice and Peace in Nigeria

Background Information

Prior to 2010

Building God's Kingdom of Justice and Peace
Catholic Bishops' Conference of Nigeria, March 10, 2001