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UCA News: Hong Kong Religious Leaders Voice Climate Change Alarm

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BuddhistDoor: President of the Hong Kong Buddhist Association Signs Interfaith Climate Change Statement

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Independent Catholic News: Global Catholic Climate Movement launched

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National Catholic Reporter: Global Catholic Climate Network launches ahead of Papal visit to Philippines

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Hong Kong Sunday Examiner 'Delegates Encouraged by Prayer in Lima'

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#LightForLIMA in the National Catholic Reporter

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South China Morning Post 'Climate Change Unites faiths'

Insight piece by Ciara Shannon, part of the OurVoices Asia team

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On the front page of the Sunday Examiner - 'Climate Change is a Moral Issue'

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South China Morning Post - OurVoices launch in Asia


Religious leaders meet in Hong Kong to discuss faith and climate action.

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Diwali Prayers for Climate Action

Three of OurVoices' Hindu leaders supported a prayer, asking people celebrating Diwali to think of Mother-Earth at this special time.

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Economist - 'Religion & Climate Change'

'secular bureaucrats have realised recently that they need something other than endless statistics to galvanise the conscience of the world'

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Guardian - Power of of religion & prayer to head off climate disaster'

Our Voices, Archbishop Tutu's prayer for climate and the rising tide of religious activism on climate change.

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Prayer from Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Radio 2

The prayer written by Archbishop Desmond Tutu for the #ClimateChorus was featured on BBC Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday' Show, read by Deacon Ann Easter.

Listen to the prayer here

14 September 2014

 

Samoa Small Islands Summit - leaders take part in #solidarityprayers

Press release from World Council of Churches

5 September 2014

 

Small Island Solidarity Prayers

World leaders gathering in Samoa received an unexpected message - a collection of photographs of people from around the world who have stood together in the sea, in prayerful solidarity with those vulnerable to sea-level rise.

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 2 September 2014

 

Solidarity Prayers in Grenada

A group including Former Grenada Prime Minister Tillman J. Thomas gathered to plant trees and pray in the sea, supporting the Solidarity Sea Prayers campaign.

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20 August 2014

 

Tearfund

Tearfund wrote to 30,000 UK supporters, and friends in the US, Canada and Australia, as well as partners around the world, asking them all to join the Tearfund staff in adding their names to the Our Voices petition. There are now signatories in over 50 countries. 

12 June 2014 

 

United Nations Environment Programme

5 June 2014, Voices raised for climate change

 

The Guardian

7 May 2014, Faith leaders need to find their voice on climate change

 

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