Report on Interfaith Summit on Climate Change - 2014
As part of a global effort to mobilize action and ambition on climate change, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon organized a Climate Summit on 23 September 2014 in New York. In order to highlight the specific contributions that faith traditions bring to the international climate debate, the World Council of Churches and Religions for Peace organized an Interfaith Summit on Climate Change, held in New York 21-22 September 2014. The Brahma Kumaris attended as one of the 30 invited heads of spiritual organisations from around the world..
This report describes the highlights of the summit and the powerful statements of the participants. The significant input by Brahma Kumaris is also described.
Here you can read the statement that was signed by the participants:
Preparation for Biodiversity Conference Korea 2014
Brahma Kumaris will be actively attending and supporting the Conference of Parties to Convention on Biological Diversity COP 12, 6 - 17 October 2014, Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea. To facilitate that, as well as providing an experienced and well qualified delegation, the following documents and programmes have been prepared:
- Brahma Kumaris delegation
- Points and areas of interest for discussion
- Awakening Biodiversity Consciousness II, a position paper.
- Programmes for CEPA Fair