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‘Reconciled with creation: a call for urgent action on climate and biodiversity’ - Assembly of European Christian Environmental Network

Response to climate change and efforts for sustainable future are linked to an ethical dimension and to broader questions of individual and collective freedom, pursuing of justice and responsibility for future. Churches and faith communities have been increasingly aware of these challenges. In pursuing these challenges, European Christian Environmental Network announces its next Assembly, which will take place under the title: ‘Reconciled with....

WCC joins global climate strike with throngs of young people

24 September 2019
“...and a little child will lead them.” Isaiah 11:6 From New York City to Hamburg, from Oslo to Melbourne, from Nairobi to Mumbai, hundreds of...

“Do you love me?” It’s a question about global warming

24 September 2019
In a sermon at Marble Church in New York City on 22 September, World Council of Churches general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit asked...

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...