Global

How Latter-day Saint Charities and the Vietnamese government are addressing the nation’s mobility crisis Almost 1 million of Vietnam's 97 million have limited mobility that requires the use of wheelchairs. Here's how a partnership between Latter-day Saint Charities and the government is making a difference.
Government leader presents official certificate authorizing members to conduct religious activities in Vietnam A high ranking government leader in Vietnam presented an official certificate authorizing members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to conduct religious activities in the country in compliance with a new religious law established in 2018.
Church issues statement in response to deaths of LeBaron family in Mexico In response to the massacre of members of the LeBaron family about five miles outside of La Mora, Mexico, on Monday, Nov. 4, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a statement on the tragedy.
Church leaders report on status of missionaries, members following Typhoon Hagibis In a disaster report from the Church's Asia North Area offices, members and missionaries in the Chiba and Fukushima prefectures were reported safe following further flooding and mudslides due to torrential rains Oct. 25-26, in the aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis.
Hurricane Dorian whips through the Bahamas. Here’s how it’s impacting missionaries, members in the area Hurricane Dorian was classified as a category 4 storm as it hovered over the Bahamas on Monday. Record-tying wind speeds on landfall and large amounts of rain have caused severe damage.
Sarah Jane Weaver: What a spontaneous prayer in Colombia taught me about how the Lord blesses us The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is filled with a history of sacrifice and gratitude. This week, while covering President Russell M. Nelson’s Latin America Ministry Tour, I saw a sweet example of gratitude that reminded me of the Tahitian Latter-day Saints’ response to the temple.
Boyd Matheson: President Nelson’s ministry tours teach us how to ‘purposefully’ walk with God The prophet and apostles will continue to travel the globe as special witnesses of Jesus Christ to all the world. As members we should follow them — literally and virtually.
President Nelson witnesses the ‘miracle’ of how wheelchairs are blessing Argentinian children, speaks to 12,000 Latter-day Saints In Buenos Aires, Argentina, President Russell M. Nelson met with children receiving wheelchairs thanks to a partnership between CILSA and Latter-day Saint Charities.
Why the UN wanted to hold a conference in Salt Lake City and what their partnership means to the Church With the arrival of the 68th UN Civil Society conference in Salt Lake, continued collaboration between the UN and Latter-day Saint Charities highlights why Utah is a great place to have discussions of global significance.
How a unique partnership with BYU and Latter-day Saint Charities is changing lives in Mongolia An ongoing partnership between BYU, Latter-day Saint Charities, the Asia areas of the Church and government officials is helping change lives in the landlocked country of Mongolia.
Church announces 2020 youth theme — read the scripture here Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the 2020 youth theme in a notice sent to general and local leaders, including ward and stake Young Men and Young Women leaders, on Aug. 1.
‘It is not coincidence’: A look at the remarkable history of the Church in French Polynesia since its beginnings 175 years ago French Polynesia may be a tourist destination, but the South Pacific islands nation also has a long-standing history with the Church. Here's a look at how the Church has grown there since its first arrival 175 years ago.