Posted on October 22nd, 2009 No comments
Last week the Christian-Muslim Forum in partnership with MADE in Europe held what was a ground breaking and historical day. The day saw a new movement of young people of faith coming together as part of a global movement. Thirty young Christians and Muslims spent the day at London’s historical and very charming Lambeth Palace working together to develop a statement on how we as people of faith see ourselves as stewards of the earth and demand that more is done to tackle climate change when the world leaders meet this December in Copenhagen. The quality and the content of the document produced was amazing and can be read here
but what went beyond the content is what that statement represents. I commented at the event that it is “a statement within a statement” – how powerful is the message that two different faiths can come together and using the passion of young people, the future leaders of tomorrow, demonstrate their shared values as stewards of God’s earth. Today we come together on Climate change, Tomorrow it is the eradication of malaria and then achieving the Millennium Development Goals. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on October 12th, 2009 No comments
The Christian Muslim Forum and MADE in Europe are holding the Christian-Muslim Youth Forum on Climate Change (CMYF) on Thursday 15 October 2009 at Lambeth Palace in London hosted by the Archbishop of Canterbury, our Founding Patron. The CMYF is your chance to tell those in power what they should be doing about climate change.
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