Events

Science, Ecology and Faith Series 2013


The Temple of Understanding,
The Interfaith Consortium for Ecological Civilization (ICEC) and
The United Nations Committee of Religious NGOs
 
Science, Ecology and Faith Series 2013

The Church Center for the United Nations, 10th Floor
777 UN Plaza / 777 First Avenue at 44th Street, New York, NY 10017.

Wednesday April 10  – 1:00-2:30

Dr. Chung Hyun Kyung: Eco-Feminism and Earth Spiritualities

Dr. Chung, Associate Professor of Ecumenical Studies at Union Theological Seminary, will discuss theological resources for ecological transformation from multiple perspectives.

Thursday April 18 - 1:30-3:30

Ian Dunlop and Tapio Kanninen: Global Survivability and the Need for Drastic Environmental Action

Australian Energy Expert Ian Dunlop and Tapio Kanninen, author of Crisis of Global Sustainability, will discuss the need for drastic environmental action.

Wednesday May 1 - 1:00-2:30

Trebbe Johnson: Aphrodite at the Landfill

Ms. Johnson is the founder and director of Radical Joy for Hard Times, a non-profit organization devoted to finding and making beauty in wounded places.


This speaker series focuses on climate change and sustainable development and the role of the interfaith community as a catalyst for change. Bios of the speakers and full descriptions of the talks are available online.

www.ic4ec.org

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