This statement (Appendix D - Program Committee Report) is intended to serve as the policy of the Anglican Church of Canada in our relations with the increasing number of private missionary societies in Canada.
That this National Executive Council approve the policy statement concerning relations between the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada and independent mission agencies. CARRIED #21-11-88
It was suggested that "reporting-in" procedure from the consultations with independent mission agencies would be helpful to the National Executive Council.
[N.B. Text of statement NOT included in this electronic record. Found later in database as approved by 1989 General Synod.]
Since the termination of Project North in 1987, further evaluation and consultation between the churches in Canada has led to a new coalition on aboriginal justice concerns. This is the result of discussion between the churches, network groups, and native organizations. It shifts the focus of the former Project North to include justice issues for native people all over Canada and is based upon the church leaders' recent statement: "A New Covenant".
That this National Executive Council support and participate fully in the new coalition: Project North - Ecumenical Coalition for Aboriginal Justice; and request the Program Committee to appoint two representatives from the Anglican Church of Canada to its Steering Committee. CARRIED #54-11-88
A Management Consultant, Diane Fassell, has proposed the implementation of a new staff model and working relationships in the area of World Mission. The 1986 General Synod has given its approval to this model.
That the policy and new design for working relationships and staff positions in World Mission be approved.
After considerable discussion of budget implications with the addition of four executive staff, the motion was put and CARRIED #25-11-86