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On the way to economic and ecological justice - ‘To give you a future with hope’ (Jer 29:11),’

12th Assembly of ECEN, Katowice (Poland), 6 – 10 October 2018 Climate change has become one of the defining challenges of the early decades of 21st century. We are much more aware than any time before of its unprecedented speed, as well as far reaching impacts. Paris climate agreement, as well as efforts of the UN to pursue Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are increasingly important. European Union and governments of the European states play....

Green Church label emerges in France

16 October 2017
The Protestant Federation of France (FPF), the Episcopal Conference of France (CEF), the Orthodox Bishop Assembly of France (AEOF) and the Council of Christian Churches...

Keynote by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Arctic Circle Assembly 2017

14 October 2017
It is an honor to address the Arctic Circle Assembly at the gracious invitation of the organizers, especially its founding Chairman and former President of...

Finnish town of Ii sets the pace for green Europe

12 October 2017
The EU-funded InnoHiili project taking place in Ii, Finland, has won the Climate Change category at the European Commission’s RegioStars2017 Awards in Brussels. The EU-wide...

Scottish Government set to announce deposit return scheme for plastic bottles

20 September 2017
This morning the press are reporting that the Scottish Government will introduce a deposit return scheme for drink packaging including plastic bottles and cans. This...

ECEN digital newsletter release

15 September 2017
ECEN started publishing its own digital Newsletter. The newsletter will be published every 3-4 months and will deliver, as we believe, good-quality content and Christian...

In Time for creation ECEN prays for the victims of hurricane Irma

13 September 2017
This year Time for creation (1 st September – 4 th October) has been marked by the presence and devastating effects of hurricane Irma, the...

Patriarch Bartholomew: Message for the Day of Protection for the Environment

5 September 2017
† BARTHOLOMEW By God’s Mercy Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the Plenitude of the Church: Grace, peace and mercy From the Creator...

Hope in the age of climate change

31 August 2017
What is the substance of hope in the age of climate change? How can theology shape our action in responding to environmental challenges? What are...

Time for creation: Time for prayers for the world and environment

31 August 2017
The following is a joint press release from the Conference of European Churches, the Council of European Bishops’ Conferences, and the European Christian Environmental Network....