ELCA Advocacy Action Center

Peace Not Walls - April 2017
Congress is considering two dangerous bills that could undermine the work of advocates for a just peace for Palestinians and Israelis.
Take action against Gender-Based Violence!
Globally, an estimated one-in-three women will experience physical, sexual and psychological abuse in their lifetime. The International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) will help prevent violence against women and girls overseas.
Take Action in Support of South Sudan
Recently, the United Nations and the government of South Sudan declared a state of famine in parts of South Sudan, the most severe state of food insecurity.
Tell Congress to protect children and families who must flee to safety
President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at crippling the asylum process, increasing the detention of migrants, and expanding border enforcement, among other migration issues.
Call Congress to Uphold Methane Safeguards
The Methane Rule was finalized after extensive consultation with stakeholders, but now Congress is utilizing the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to repeal it.
Housing and Homeless Action Alert
Families across our nation deserve housing that is affordable, which is a challenge in both urban and rural communities.