Media centre

    Visit our media centre for the latest news about the countries where Mission 21 operates, and about our programmes and project work. The professional staff who work for us on the ground are thoroughly familiar with the countries where they serve, so they can supply credible information. You'll find media documentation that you can download, and information on who to contact for media enquiries.


    We will supply you with information about our work, we will assist you with research and requests for visuals, and we will arrange interviews for you with specialists and international co-workers who are currently on assignments. We will be delighted to add you to our media distribution list – simply send us a brief message.


    Christoph Rácz

    Team Leader Public Relations and Media Officer
    Tel.: +41 61 260 22 49
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    Latest media releases

    Media release dated 06 November 2018

    Cameroon: 78 students of Mission 21's partner church kidnapped

    On Sunday evening, November 4, unknown armed men attacked the Presbyterian Secondary School in the city of Bamenda. They kidnapped 78 students as well as the principal and two employees. The boarding school belongs to the Presbyterian Church in Cameroon, partner church of Mission 21.

    ► Media release as PDF (German)

    ► Statement from the Presbyterian Church

    Media release dated 05 November  2018

    Peace work is much needed

    On November 11, 2018, one hundred years ago, the First World War came to an end. Unfortunately, wars are still a reality. Peace work is much needed. Mission 21 does peace work in Nigeria. We support the interreligious peace village Gurku. It offers Christians and Muslims who fled from the terrorist militia Boko Haram a new home.

    ► Media release as PDF (German)

    Media release dated 29 October 2018

    Mission Bazaar 2018 achieved almost 30,000 francs

    The interest in the traditional autumn bazaar of Mission 21 was great again this year. On 25 and 26 October, several hundred guests enjoyed the friendly atmosphere in the Mission House and outside in the park, took advantage of the wide range of offerings and indulged in culinary delights. This year, 29,694 francs were raised at the bazaar. The proceeds from the autumn bazaar will go to Mission 21's peace work in Indonesia.

    ► Media release as PDF (German)