Everybody knows about the problem but nobody does enough to help

Most of the Norwegian political parties agree that the just thing to do is to receive refugees through the UN system. Yet the number of quota refugees received into Norway continues to drop.

Charity versus human rights

According to the United Nations’ Human Development Report 2016, one percent of the world’s population owns 46 percent of the […]

Film about Christian persecution in Pakistan

Stefanus Alliance International, an organization working to help persecuted Christians, recently came out with a film that gives needed insight into the situation of Christians in Pakistan.

Peace committees stop looting in Southeast Nepal

In just a few years the number of lootings in Southeast Nepal has decreased by 60 percent. This year will see levels decrease by half from last year’s levels. All of this has happened using non-violent means.

The other side of grants to Africa, who are the beneficiaries?

VOICE FROM THE SOUTH by: James T. Cooper, General Secretary/CEO, Association of Evangelicals of Liberia At first glance, one may […]

Sexual abuse and harassment – a massive problem

#metoo has helped thousands of women share their personal stories of sexual abuse and harassment, and an increasing number of […]

40 participants from 4 countries

All partner organizations in the Digni fellowship are invited to participate in a Network meeting every second year. Now the time has come for Latin America.

Battle for a dignified life

A few years ago the Norwegian Mission’s Development Committee (Bistandsnemnda) changed its name to Digni, which is derived from the Latin word dignitas, or dignity. In our overall strategy we state that our vision is to work to ensure that all people experience a life of dignity. But how can something like ‘dignity’ be measured – and who can decide what it means to experience a dignified life?

The West – better than the rest?

News stories on recent natural disasters point again to a world order that gives the West power to define terminology, allowing for a distorted image of the value of life: Western lives count more than others.

Party leaders on development policy

Do you want to know which political party will best help the world’s poor? We’ve done some work to gather information for you.

750 000 beneficiaries in Digni-projects

Statistics from 2016 shows that Digni-funded projects reached approximately 750 000 direct beneficiaries and 5,8 million indirect beneficiaries in 2016.

“Fill the earth and subdue it…”

This is what is written in the creation account in Genesis 1:28. But what does this mean? Are we created to rule and dominate over creation, doing whatever we please to the environment?