Zonal Departments: Europe

The zonal departments at International Headquarters are the main administrative link with territories and commands. The international secretaries give oversight to and coordinate the Army's work in their respective geographical regions. The International Secretary for the Europe Zone is Commissioner Birgitte Brekke-Clifton and the Secretary for Women's Ministries is Commissioner Dorita Wainwright.

Comr Birgitte
Comr Dorita Wainwright

The Salvation Army Europe Zone includes the following Territories, Commands and Regions:


Click on the map pins for local contact information and websites.


News from around Europe

The Salvation Army in France Encouraged by Worldwide Prayer Support
18 November 2015
Leader of Salvation Army France: 'We are not shielded from other onslaughts, but we trust God with all our hearts, knowing that he is all–powerful'
First Refugees Settle In at Salvation Army Centre in Italy
17 November 2015
What happened when the first group of refugees arrived at The Salvation Army's l'Uliveto centre in Italy...
Paris terrorist attacks
14 November 2015
A message from General André Cox
Murmansk TV Station Highlights New Recycling and Rehabilitation Programme in Russia
13 November 2015
Arctic TV highlighted the work of SPAtex, a used clothing operation operated by The Salvation Army's Russia Command
The Salvation Army in Switzerland Rises to the Challenge to Care for Refugees
04 November 2015
Salvation Army corps in the canton of Bern opening their doors to refugees
Exhibition and Fashion Show at International Headquarters Make Clear that 'Each Life Counts'
03 November 2015
Exhibition, featuring clothes designed by residents from the Salvation Army Housing Association, runs until 14 November
News Feature: First Salvation Army Officers Commissioned in Romania
29 October 2015
Cadets Romica and Laura Crîșmariu became Salvation Army officers during a meeting held at Ploiești Corps on 24 October
General Detects Healthy Salvationist Heartbeat in Home Territory
28 October 2015
General André Cox and Commissioner Silvia Cox returned to their home territory – Switzerland, Austria and Hungary – for 'Boundless Power' weekend
Refugee Stories from Athens - The Personal Reflections of a Salvation Army Relief Worker
23 October 2015
Personal blog reveals the scale of human needs and includes vivid recollections from some of the refugees The Salvation Army is helping in Greece
Salvation Army in Germany Continues 'Special' Refugee Response
22 October 2015
Latest figures show that more than 400,000 people arrived in Germany between 5 September and 15 October as The Salvation Army's response continues
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