COP 20 - Valériane Bernard interview
On 3rd December, Valériane Bernard, of Brahma Kumaris, was interviewed in Lima at the COP 20 conference by Vilde Blix Huseby of Vårt Land (Our Land), a Christian based newspaper distributed across Norway.
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COP 20 Final report
After an action-packed event, the team continued to meet important and beautiful individuals and to work with a wide range of other groups.
COP 20 Report for 10th December
This has been a busy day for the Green Team. They have had interfaith activities plus a press conference and a side event on "Ethics at the heart of climate change". They have taken part in a panel discussion on Gender Equality and Climate Change as part of Gender Day at COP 20. The team have also taken part in the round table discussion organised by the Universidad Ricardo Palma. They have met ministers from a number of countries and held some BK programmes too.
COP 20 Report 8th - 9th December
These two days have proven to be very busy with numerous high level meetings. Valériane Bernard of Brahma Kumaris addressed the workshop on Strengthening Inner Resilience at the Flora Tristan women's centre. Meetings were held with Unesco and with Interfaith groups. Golo Pils of Brahma Kumaris was invited by the Peru Government to make a presentation to the Voices for Climate group. Brahma Kumaris took part in the Interfaith ceremony in the beautiful Basilica San Francis in Lima city centre.
COY 10 Lima 2014 Report
The Conference of Youth (COY) is a participatory event, bringing together young leaders from around the world who are interested to take actions to help manage Climate Change and who are prepared to adopt sustainable lifestyles. The conference was held in the city of Lima, capital of the Republic of Peru, from 28th to 30th November 2014.
The Brahma Kumaris Youth group demonstrated a growing influence and support for this conference. As well as helping to facilitate workshops, they also had a side event - supported by nature.