KenOdonnellKen O'Donnell has written a thought provoking essay on spirituality and the environment.

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EUSEBrssuelsGreeceDenmarkThe Brahma Kumaris have been actively supporting the EU initiative for sustainable energy.  This report includes the activities of Greece, Brussels and Denmark.

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Foodlink2018A small dedicated team are working vigorously to reduce the food waste in Hong Kong and to ensure people in need get 3 good meals each day.  Today they are dealing with nearly 3 tons of food per week with just 8 volunteers and 3 staff.  It is an extraordinary organisation.

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An inspiring TEDx video of the work of Foodlink (click here)

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TreadingLightly2018The event was dedicated to the World Environment Day, 5th June, and the focus this year was to ‘beat plastic pollution’.  A slogan of the Brahma Kumaris is ‘when we change the world changes’.  It was hoped that the afternoon would inspire each one to make positive changes in their life.  The event included dancing, meditation and panel discussions.

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ACEYouth2018The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was adopted at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, June 1992. In Article 6, the convention calls on governments to educate, empower and engage all stakeholders and major groups on policies relating to climate change.  The elements of Article 6 – education, training, public access to information, public awareness, public participation and international cooperation on climate action – are referred to as Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE).

The ACE Youth Forum, the first youth forum for climate empowerment, was held on 29th April 2018 at the World Conference Hall, Bonn.  Brahma Kumaris attended this event.

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GREEN THOUGHT FOR TODAY

For the first time in the history of the world, every human being is now subjected to contact with dangerous chemicals, from the moment of conception until death.