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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....

EKD launches resource for churches to engage on sustainable development

7 December 2018
06 December 2018 The Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) has recently made available a discussion paper affirming the significance of Agenda 2030 and placing specific...

COP24: Global church bodies urge transformative action to protect the most vulnerable

2 December 2018
WCC, 30 November 2018 As the United Nations climate summit kicks off in Katowice, Poland, global church organizations including the World Council of Churches (WCC),...

Eco-Friendly activities in the Republic of Armenia

1 December 2018
Republic of Armenia is the landlocked country on the crossroad between Europe and Asia (southeastern Europe/western Asia, east of Turkey, north of Iran and south...

UNESCO’s actions in Water Education

30 November 2018
UNESCO’s actions in Water Education inspire a more responsible attitude towards the planet’s most important resource. Reaching out to the Member States, the International Hydrological...

Together in Hope and Witness: CEC Governing Board Meets in Brussels

26 November 2018
From 22 to 24 November, the CEC Governing Board met in Brussels for their first regular meeting since being elected at the 2018 Novi Sad...

Act Now to Avoid Climate Catastrophe for Future Generations, Faith Groups Urge

23 November 2018
22 November 2018 The World Council of Churches (WCC), the Lutheran World Federation (LWF), ACT Alliance and the German Protestant development service Bread for the...

Working group on Environmental Education 7-9 October, 2018, Katowice

19 November 2018
7-9 October, 2018, Katowice In Environmental Education working group we gathered together from different countries to discuss some of the most important questions for our...

#fastfortheclimate in France published a call to fast

17 November 2018
The #fastfortheclimate in France published a call to fast signed by over 90 French personalities in Reforme and in Saphirnews , and the official website...

Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) calls for quick and fair withdrawal from fossil fuels

17 November 2018
The 12 th Synod of the Evangelical Church in Germany advocates a rapid withdrawal from electrical power production by coal (lignite and anthracite), which would...