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Islam is green climate action campaign

UK Muslim Climate Action Campaign Gains Big Support

Published on May 5th, 2015 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

With the official launch of its “Islam is Green” climate action campaign, the Islamic Education and Research Academy (iERA) also inaugurated its official website to help Muslims learn more about climate change. The iERA activities were ... Read More


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Divest Movement Grows With Church of England

Published on May 4th, 2015 | by Robyn Purchia

Despite the best efforts of a few misguided climate deniers, more and more congregations and faith groups around the world, like the half-billion strong World Council of Churches, are taking action to reduce their carbon emissions, save ... Read More



Is the Smog Lifting in China?

Published on May 1st, 2015 | by Tereasa Maillie

When I woke up one spring day in 2009 in Xi’an (Shannxi Province), I could barely breathe. The hostel I was staying at was in a flurry as masks were handed out to all the guests. We were ... Read More

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US Congregations Take Action on Climate Change

Published on April 29th, 2015 | by Robyn Purchia

Walls made out of straw? A solar victory over coal? These aren’t lofty environmental dreams or fantasies of the Big Bad Wolf. These are just some of the ways Interfaith Power & Light’s (IPL) Cool Congregations Challenge winners take ... Read More

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Pope Gets Help From Climate Change Skeptics

Published on April 27th, 2015 | by Robyn Purchia

Sometimes I come across a rare gem of environmental news that just seems too incredible to believe. I’m talking about a piece of news that reads like an article in the fake-news publication The Onion, like Alabama state officials ... Read More

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Move Over Superman, Yeb Sano Is Here

Published on April 24th, 2015 | by Robyn Purchia

You may not know who Yeb Saño is, but if you care about climate change and want people to do something about it, you should. He’s raised awareness, inspired leaders, and is now about to embark on ... Read More

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