‘Nothing’s like it used to be’

Climate, economic changes renew food security efforts in Newfoundland and Labrador By MATTHEW TOWNSEND August 9, 2019 Ask people about buying food in Newfoundland and Labrador, and you’ll start hearing a few consistent comments: that fresh produce can be very expensive, that storm-related shipping delays can cut off the supply of food, and that the … Continue reading “‘Nothing’s like it used to be’”

Jeffrey Bilbro: Wendell Berry exemplifies sustainable life

Unsplash / Toomas Tartes FacebookTwitterEmailPrint   From the city to the suburbs, Wendell Berry can help us imagine virtuous forms of living, says the author and Spring Arbor University associate professor. TUESDAY, JULY 9, 2019 Climate change and the sustainability of the earth are huge, often paralyzing issues. Yet despite their overwhelming scale, Jeffrey Bilbro, … Continue reading “Jeffrey Bilbro: Wendell Berry exemplifies sustainable life”

Indigenous peoples uniquely equipped to combat climate change

World Council of Churches Photo: Presbyterian Church in Taiwan (PCT) 04 July 2019 Indigenous peoples are not only on the frontline of climate change impacts, they are also uniquely equipped with expertise to help defend ecology. Two groups – the Ecumenical Indigenous Peoples’ Networks Reference Group and the Working Group on Climate Change of the … Continue reading “Indigenous peoples uniquely equipped to combat climate change”

“Was COP 24 really a success?” – Jessica’s final reflections from the global climate conference

Jan. 17th, 2019 Photographer: Sean Hawkey It’s been a month since COP 24 ended in Katowice, Poland. When describing my experience, I often get asked: Was COP 24 a success? In some ways it was. COP 24 finished with the completion of the Katowice Climate Package (Paris Rulebook) – a rulebook that lays out how … Continue reading ““Was COP 24 really a success?” – Jessica’s final reflections from the global climate conference”

Anglicans around the world responded to the annual ecumenical Season of Creation

Posted on: October 17, 2018   Young People from the Lusitanian Church take part in a beach clean up in Portugal Photo Credit: Green Anglicans The annual Season of Creation, which ran from 1 September – the Day of Prayer for Creation – until 4 October – St Francis Day – was celebrated by Anglicans … Continue reading “Anglicans around the world responded to the annual ecumenical Season of Creation”