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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....

ASSISI FIRST ECUMENICAL PRAYER FOR CREATION - Friday August 31st - Saturday September 1st, 2018

29 August 2018
The first Ecumenical Prayer for Creation in Assisi on the occasion of the World Day of Prayer for Creation and the opening of the Season...

Sustainable Preaching

29 August 2018
New pages in English for a worldwide ecumenical project "nachhaltig predigen" (sustainable preaching) by ZGV

WCC joins partners for “World Water Week” dialogue in Stockholm

26 August 2018
A “Water and Faith” day will be held on 30 August in Stockholm, Sweden, offering many opportunities to explore how faith-based groups can act in...

Church of England to stop investing in fossil fuel companies not tackling climate change

16 July 2018
The Church of England has voted to pull investments in its $8 billion fund from firms not on track to meet the provisions of the...

WCC climate change meeting explores “just transitions”, plans for COP 24

9 July 2018
“Transition to a fossil-fuel free economy is a matter of urgency, but in a context where nearly a billion people subsist in poverty and socio-economic...

Meditation on Psalm 8

30 June 2018
John Hanson from the Presbyterian Church in Ireland prepared this beautiful reflection of Psalm 8. His photos stem from Africa where he worked for some...

WCC: Green Village welcomed by international community

28 June 2018
Representatives from the international sector of Geneva, other visitors and staff gathered on 11 June at the Ecumenical Centre to learn about the Green Village...

EURACTIV: 14 European countries call for stronger EU climate action

26 June 2018
A group of European countries known as the ‘Green Growth Group’ have called on the European Commission to update the EU’s pledge at the United...

A tree is born

24 June 2018
Each November, since six years, CEA (Environmental Association of Mottola, Italy) organizes an event called "A tree is born".