Under the headline 'Discovering a plan of love', a double-page feature in the November issue of New City, the monthly magazine of the Focolare movement, profiles Gerald and Judy Henderson from Liverpool, including their life-long association with MRA/Initiatives of Change. The page-three Editor's Notes states: 'The story of the lives of people who decide to dedicate their lives to God always makes for fascinating reading.
An obituary of Dick Cosens, written by Mike Smith, appeared in The Independent (UK) on 13 October, with the headline "Dick Cosens: Trade union activist who helped get Concorde off the ground".
Australia's ABC Television channel broadcast a programme called Soldiers of Peace featuring Imam Ashafa and Pastor Wuye from Nigeria. The programme was part of the regular series called "Compass" which is broadcast on Sunday nights, often dealing with moral or spiritual issues. The film-maker, Tim Wise, met the Imam and Pastor when they were in Sydney last year on an IofC sponsored visit to Australia.
A tribute to John Faber appeared on the Obituaries page of The Guardian on 21 September, in the 'Other Lives' column of short obituaries submitted by readers. The Littlehampton Gazette had an article about John with the headline "Hero Pensioner Dies".
Cleo Paskal is a Montreal based freelance writer. She attended the Caux Forum on Human Security at Caux 17 - 22 July, 2009. Below is from the introduction of Cleo's article in the 8th August issue of the Toronto Star:
Pakistan's oldest and most widely-read English Language newspaper, Dawn, published a major article on 13 August, under the heading "Beyond the walls of hatred", reporting on the Caux Forum for Human Security.
The BBC news website has a feature article on the 75 young Muslims from across Europe who are participating in a conference on the theme 'Learning to be peacemakers' at the Initiatives of Change conference centre in Caux, Switzerland.
BBC World Service and UK Radio 4 yesterday broadcast a five-minute report by religious affairs correspondent, Christopher Landau, on the 'Learning to be a peacemaker' programme for young European Muslims in Caux.