In a twist on the traditional practice of giving something up for Lent, Anglicans across Canada are pledging to make personal lifestyle changes to reduce greenhouse gas emissions—and challenging the federal government to match them by pursuing policy changes to fight climate change.
10 March 2017
The Anglican Primates of Oceania, who have been meeting in Australia, have warned of the threat to their region from climate change.
07 March 2017
The Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town, the Most Revd Thabo Makgoba, has appealed to the South African government to end moves to develop nuclear energy and instead to spend the money on education, training and other development initiatives.
22 February 2017
A tree planting programme for London’s churches supported by the Mayor of London, is aiming to make neighbourhoods greener and more attractive for bees.
20 February 2017
The chair of the Anglican Communion Environmental Network (ACEN), the Bishop of Swaziland, Ellinah Wamukoya, is inviting people to take part in a “carbon fast” during Lent – to examine their daily actions and reflect on how they impact the environment.
10 February 2017
The Anglican Church of South Africa is calling on parishioners to urgently conserve water. Bishop Margaret Vertue sent out a pastoral letter recently to be read in all parishes in the diocese of False Bay, warning that the situation with water levels has reached a crisis.
06 February 2017
Cathedrals and churches on four continents have come together to raise awareness and activism about water by launching the JustWater website.
06 February 2017
The diocese of Vermont in the US-based Episcopal Church has acquired a $1 million solar array farm at its headquarters in Rock Point, Burlington.
11 January 2017
The Church of England is to launch a new data analysis tool to help investors monitor companies’ climate-related risks.
13 December 2016
Young people from three Portuguese speaking dioceses in Mozambique and Angola have this week taken part in an historic first joint meeting.
05 December 2016