Latest media releases
Media release dated 1 September 2020
Official award for our Indonesian partner organization
Jakatarub, an interfaith youth network in West Java, and its long-time coordinator Wawan Gunawan, were honored by the Indonesian state for their commitment to peace and democracy at a national award ceremony together with other organizations and individuals. The award to Jakatarub is an important sign of the state's desire to strengthen peaceful coexistence across religious boundaries, inter-religious understanding and religious freedom.
Media release dated 10 December 2019
Mission 21 takes over tasks and assets of the Martin Stucki Foundation Cameroon Obang
Children and young people in the English-speaking region of Cameroon have been receiving educational support and personal assistance from the Martin Stucki Foundation for many years. The future of this valuable project work is now secured. Mission 21 and the Foundation Board of the Martin Stucki Foundation have agreed on a takeover of previous activities by Mission 21. The trigger for the transfer was also the civil war-like conflict in the English-speaking part of Cameroon.
Media release dated 31 October 2019
The new man - Beyond macho and softie
How has the role of men in today's society changed? And what do spirituality and religion contribute to new constructions of masculinity? Answers to these questions are given by two men who have long been concerned with male understanding of roles and gender issues: Urs Baur, a.k.a. Black Tiger, hip-hop artist and psychologist, and Angel Román, theologian in Costa Rica and expert on masculinities.