meeting smallThis first report from the BK COP team includes:

  • Summary of the meeting
  • News of India One being used for publicity by the German Government
  • News from Hamburg, Bremmen and Bonn
  • The delegation setting up
  • News from Conference of Youth

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cop 23 fiji logo horizontal2xAt the UN Climate Change Conference this year (COP23, from 6 to 17 November) nations of the world will meet to advance the aims and ambitions of the Paris Agreement and achieve progress on its implementation guidelines.

pdfCOP23: Press Statement

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IndiaGovtIndiaOneGerman Environment ministry has chosen India One as part of its campaign "Ready for the Future" for CoP23. Minister Barbara Hendricks officially presented the posters to the public. 

 

The Brahma Kumaris COP23 team is now assembling and getting ready for a busy time at the COP23 event in Bonn, Germany.  These are documents prepared to date:

pdfStatement: Empowering_People_for_a_World_in_Transition

pdf The delegation

pdfCOP23: Calendar of events

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pdfCOY13: Calendar of events

linkCOY13: (Conf. of Youth)

 

 

CompactA panel discussion will be held Tuesday 14th November, 7:00 – 21:00 hrs (reception at 6:15pm) including a number of top speakers:

Sister Jayanti, Director, Brahma Kumaris

Anne Barre, Women Engage for a common Future (WECF), Coordinator Gender & Climate Policy, Strategic Partnerships.

Joachim Golo Pilz, Energy Advisor Brahma Kumaris, Head of India-One solar thermal power plant

The moderator will be:

Thomas Bruhn, Potsdam Research Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (iass-potsdam.de)

Welcome to an evening where different pioneers share their visions on how a sustainable future society can look like.

We all need to be leaders and change makers in order to face the challenges that are to come with a proceeding climate change. Where do we find the courage to transform ourselves and to inspire our human family? There is an urgent call to create a sustainable life style for all.

The venue will be: 

LVR, Rheinisches Landesmuseum Bonn, Colmantstr. 14-16, 53115 Bonn

pdfSee the detailed introduction...

 

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