Climate Justice

Faith & the Common Good is addressing climate justice on various fronts.

FFF Maisaloon Al-Ashkar

 

We helped established and continue to support Fossil Free Faith — a multi-faith Canadian consortium addressing climate justice, fossil fuel divestment and reinvestment, and the role of bold faith in strengthening our shared future. Read more…

 

 

13435410_1062543600467712_8811668878614017426_nOur 2016 annual forum focused on bridging two areas that are deeply important to our members — reconciliation with First Peoples and climate justice. Many in our interfaith network want to work more closely with First Nations communities on local climate issues, but aren’t sure how to go about it.  This forum (and its action oriented follow-up work) was designed to create connections to support one another in the challenge of caring for our natural environment. Read more…

 

SWC

 

We have been working with the Sacred Water Circle in central Ontario for a number of years, helping to bring attention to our role as stewards of natural resources and the sacredness of these resources. Inspired by traditional Indigenous teaching and leading with hope and spiritual courage, the Sacred Water Circle sees a restored relationship between human communities and water. Read more…