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BOOK RELEASE at COP27

Faith voices for ecocide law Faith voices for ecocide law is a remarkable collection of texts, drawing on the vast wisdom, teachings and practices of the world religions and indigenous spiritual traditions. Written at a time of ecological crisis, it…

World Council of Churches in support of Ecocide Law

A statement from the 11th Assembly of the World Council of Churches in Karlsruhe calls for support for ecocide law as a new and strengthened form of accountability. The World Council of Churches is the world’s largest ecumenical organisation and…

Faith for Ecocide Law at COP26, Glasgow

Monday, November 8, 2021, live in Glasgow and live streamed!3:00 PM -4:30 PM GMT Independent collaborative event taking place during COP26 in Glasgow.Co-hosted by Faith for Ecocide Law, Stop Ecocide International and Ecocide Alliance Panel discussion with Q&ASpeakers: Henrik Grape…

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew calls for Ecocide law

The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I was the first to define abuse of nature as an ecological sin. In an address on environmental stewardship at the Notre Dame University, Oct. 28, he joined the explicit call for ecocide as a crime:…

Swedish Bishops backs the call for Ecocide law towards COP26

In a statement towards the UN climate conference COP26 in Glasgow, the 14 bishops of the Church of Sweden (lutheran) including Archbishop Antje Jackelén connect Ecocide to climate change and climate justice. “Have we abandoned our responsibilities and left our…