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Churches contribution to a sustainable society - Between despair and hope: What must be done, and how do we do it?

Churches contribution to a sustainable Society Welcome to a conference arranged in cooperation between the Church of Norway and the European Christian Environmental Network (ECEN). Under the umbrella of Oslo, the European green capital 2019 , we invite you to learn how churches can be agents of change for a more sustainable society; to respond to the Paris climate agreement and the UN sustainable development goals. We will investigate what has....

The world is being ‘swamped’ by harmful plastic waste says UN chief, marking Environment Day

11 June 2018
The world must unite to “beat plastic pollution” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message for World Environment Day on Tuesday, noting that...

Dutch government appeals against court ruling over emissions cuts

29 May 2018
The Dutch government has launched a bid to overturn a landmark climate ruling, arguing that judges in The Hague “sidelined democracy” when they ordered a...

WCC and partners plan Global Day of Prayer to End Famine

20 May 2018
The World Council of Churches, World Evangelical Alliance and All Africa Conference of Churches, along with church-related humanitarian organizations and a coalition of church-related networks...

Panel addresses economic and climate injustice

3 May 2018
The 3rd meeting of the Ecumenical Panel on a New International Financial and Economic Architecture (NIFEA) took place on 21-22 April in New York City...

Living the change - Faithful choices for a flourishing world

27 April 2018
New interfaith initiative addressing the challenge of climate change and efforts for a sustainable living has been launched.

Energy Atlas 2018

26 April 2018
The publication Energy Atlas 2018: Figures and Facts about Renewables in Europe has been presented at the launching event in Brussels.