International Support

China India Ghana South-Africa Indonesia Nigeria Cameroon Jordan Lebanon Israel/Palestine Syria Japan South-Sudan Malaysia Korea

EMS supports numerous programmes and projects in churches in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Click here to find out more about them:

Korea: The Diakonia Sisterhood

Poverty in old age is also a major problem in Korea. It is only recently that pension insurance was introduced there, which is why elderly people often find themselves in financial difficulties. The Diakonia Sisterhood comes to their assistance.

Korea: Peace Work

The continuous back and forth between rapprochement and hostility - since the peninsula was divided over 60 years ago, this is how relationships have been between North and South Korea. The local church pursues a policy of peace and reunification.

Korea: Pilgrimage for Justice and Peace

At last, after decades of standstill in the Korean conflict, there is a ray of hope – the rapprochement between North and South Korea could bring peace. The Presbyterian Church of Korea is providing its active support to the peace process.