Islamic leaders to release climate change declaration

RTCC.ORG by Megan Darby August 12, 2015 Istanbul summit will issue statement urging Muslims to treat action on global warming as a religious duty The blue mosque, Istanbul (Flickr/Victor Guevara) In mosques and madrasas worldwide, Muslims have a religious duty to tackle climate change. That is to be the message of a declaration from religious […]

Pope creates global prayer day for the environment

The Guardian August 10, 2015 World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation will be celebrated on 1 September to give people opportunity to reflection upon ‘the adoption of appropriate lifestyles’ Pope Francis during a conference on Modern Slavery and Climate Change at the Vatican. Photograph: Gregorio Borgia/AP Pope Francis has established an annual […]