Posts tagged 'climate justice'

Church of England General Synod votes for fossil fuel divestment

Posted in: News
Date posted: 8 July 2018

The Church of England’s governing body, General Synod, has voted almost unanimously to divest by 2023 from oil and gas companies not on track to meet the Paris Agreement target of limiting global average temperature rise to well below 2°C.

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New book by Bishop David Atkinson: Hope Rediscovered

Posted in: News
Date posted: 26 June 2018

With a foreword by former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, Hope Rediscovered draws on the Bible to explore today’s global challenges, including inequality, sustainable development and climate change.

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Why we need to limit global warming to 1.5°C

Posted in: Comment, News
Date posted: 27 June 2016

Operation Noah has agreed on a policy position of limiting global temperature rises to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, the more ambitious target referred to in the Paris Agreement.

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A Sustainable Future? A serious look at the new Sustainable Development Goals

Posted in: Comment
Date posted: 16 March 2016

Operation Noah Chair Nicky Bull reflects on the conference A serious look at the new Sustainable Development Goals.

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Who is my brother or sister?

Posted in: Comment
Date posted: 22 June 2015

Revd Alex Mabbs, Operation Noah board member, reflects on the papal encyclical on the environment.pope francis encylical

Is that butterfly, struggling to survive because its normal source of food is no longer flowering at the right time in its life-cycle, my brother or sister? What about that Congolese woman crossing the Mediterranean in a fishing boat? It seems to me that this kind of question is at the heart of Pope Francis’ encyclical, Laudato si’. Read more

Baked Alaska: climate change theatre tour

Posted in: Events
Date posted: 31 March 2015

Scene from Baked Alaska.

Riding Lights Theatre Company are touring the UK with a new theatre production, commissioned by Operation Noah, that aims to educate and inspire new Christian audiences to take action on climate change. The tour continues throughout the autumn, and throughout the UK, until the end of November, so book your tickets now!

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