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European church projects bring forward solutions to current environmental challenges

To share information about European churches’ work on care for creation, and to promote their environmental projects through networking, representatives of the European Christian Environmental Network (ECEN) visited Belarus from 30 September to 2 October 2019. The group included ECEN Secretary Rev. Dr Peter Pavlovic and ECEN moderator Per Ivar Våje from the Church of Norway. “We have been impressed by interest and quality of some church projects....

Umweltfibel - Manuale per l'ambiente

16 November 2018
Das Institut „De Pace Fidei“ hat gemeinsam mit dem Amt für Dialog im Monat der Schöpfung 2018 eine Umweltfibel herausgegeben. Diese 44 Seiten starke Handreichung...

WCC advocates for climate justice at the Parliament of the World’s Religions

12 November 2018
“We must lift the veil on our beguilement with consumerist culture and materialistic values”, said Bishop Mark MacDonald, the National Indigenous Bishop of the Anglican...

Charities urge oil companies to tackle climate change

5 November 2018
The Church of Scotland has sent an open letter to the chairmen of three oil companies, asking them to align their business plans with the...

60% of living species declined due to human activity, warns WWF

30 October 2018
By Frédéric Simon | EURACTIV.com The ways in which humans feed, fuel and finance modern societies is pushing the planet’s natural systems to the brink,...

Ecumenical Project in Hungary wins RJA

26 October 2018
Plant Native Fruit Trees in Church Gardens is an ecumenical project of churches in Hungary encouraging nature conservation and biodiversity protection. The project was awarded...

WCC general secretary statement on the report of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

24 October 2018
12 October 2018 The recently released report of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 degrees...