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13th Assembly, Bad Herrenalb - Postponed

Dear friends, The lines I have to write now do not come easily. The continuing impacts of pandemic, predictions regarding health security and continuing limitations of mobility, has enforced to take a decision on the timing of the ECEN Assembly. The ECEN Enabling team in taking into consideration the current situation decided to postpone the next ECEN Assembly and proposed for the Assembly the new date: 28 May – 2 June 2021. The venue remains the....

Bible, biodiversity portrayed via photo exhibition in New York and Geneva

21 September 2019
On the eve of the Climate Action Summit in New York, four ecumenical organizations are launching a photo exhibition on the Bible and biodiversity. Titled...

Globaler Streik

17 September 2019
Am 20.09. findet der dritte globale Klimastreik statt – weltweit werden Menschen auf die Straße gehen und für die Einhaltung des Parisabkommen und gegen die...

28. September: Klimademo Bern

13 September 2019
Es braucht einen Wandel in der Klimapolitik. Drei Wochen vor den nationalen Wahlen findet am 28. September in Bern eine grosse Kundgebung statt. Wir von...

Ecumenical Water Network coordinator shares insights after World Water Week

12 September 2019
In late August, the World Council of Churches (WCC) Ecumenical Water Network participated, for the fourth consecutive year, in World Water Week, held in Stockholm,...

Hungary will not prevent the EU 2050 Climate Goal

10 September 2019
Hungarian protestant environmental groups have successfully promoted to reach EU carbon neutrality by 2050. After an unfortunate veto of Hungary, Czech republic, Poland and Estonia...

“Season of Creation” means focusing on our interconnectedness

9 September 2019
As the world readies to observe the “Season of Creation” from 1 September to 4 October, World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr...

Message oF His Holiness Pope Francis for the World Day of Payer for the Care of Creation 1 September 2019

2 September 2019
“And God saw that it was good” (Gen 1:25). God’s gaze, at the beginning of the Bible, rests lovingly on his creation. From habitable land...

Solidarity of Churches and organizations with “Fridays for Future”

1 September 2019
In 2018 the Ecumenical Network for Climate Justice was founded, in which 21 Catholic dioceses, Protestant Regional Churches, church organisations and initiatives, as well as...