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Dalai Lama endorsement of 350ppm target for atmospheric climate change

Dalai Lama Urges World to Act on Climate Change
November 30, 2009

The Time to Act is Now: A Buddhist Declaration on Climate Change
By Dr David Tetsuun Loy, Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi, and Dr John Stanley

Buddhism Faith Statement on Ecology

Prepared by:

  • Kevin Fossey, Buddhist educator and representative of Engaged Buddhism in Europe;
  • Somdech Preah Maha Ghosananda, Patriarch of Cambodian Buddhism; 
  • His Excellency Sri Kushok Bakula, 20th Reincarnation of the Buddha’s Disciple Bakula, head of Ladakhi Buddhism, and initial rebuilder of Mongolian Buddhism; 
  • Venerable Nhem Kim Teng, Patriarch of Vietnamese Buddhism. 

From the book, Faith in Conservation, by Martin Palmer with Victoria Finlay, published by the World Bank in 2003.