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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....

WCC president at COP24

11 December 2018
“God wants us to be stewards for the whole ecological weave, for our shared home, for the oikoumene”

Demands of the 3rd Ecumenical Pilgrimage for Climate Justice

10 December 2018
In order to put the spotlight on the call for more climate protection – both nationally and internationally – and for more equality in dealing...

Faith groups at COP24 advocate for just transitions

8 December 2018
05 December 2018 Faith-based groups gathered on 2 December, the eve of the opening of the United Nations climate conference, in Katowice, Poland, for an...

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...