Events

Interfaith Rainforest Initiative


Launch: June 19-21, 2017 in Oslo, Norway

June 19: Nobel Peace Centre, Oslo, Norway

June 20-21: Lysebu Hotel, Oslo, Norway

Agenda

Press Release

Summary Report of the Inaugural Meetings

Statement of Participants

Watch the recording of the June 19th meeting.

Learn more about the Interfaith Rainforest Initiative.


News coverage:

"King Of Norway To Host A Meeting Of Religious And Indigenous Leaders On Climate Change"
By Antonia Blumberg
Huffington Post
June 19, 2017

"Keeping faith in forests"
By Frances Seymour
Thomson Reuters Foundation
July 25, 2017

"YDS religion-ecology scholar speaking at international rainforest conference"
Yale Divinity School
June 21, 2017

"Interfaith Rainforest Initiative in Oslo Photos and Images"
European Pressphoto Agency
June 19, 2017

"Religious leaders join interfaith rainforest initiative in Oslo today"
World Council of Churches
June 19, 2017

"Europe bishop represents Anglicans, Episcopalians at launch of Interfaith Rainforest Initiative in Norway"
Episcopal News Service
June 19, 2017

"Religious and indigenous leaders seek to save rainforests"
Josephine McKenna, Religion News Service
National Catholic Reporter
June 19, 2017 

"Religious and indigenous leaders urge better protection of forests"
By Alister Doyle
Reuters
June 19, 2017

"Global religious and indigenous leaders warn against deforestation"
By Alister Doyle, Reuters
The Christian Science Monitor
June 19, 2017

"Holy smoke: saving the rainforests"
The Economist
June 19, 2017

"Religious, indigenous leaders demand rainforests be saved"
The Associated Press
Yale Daily News
June 19, 2017

"Religious, Indigenous Leaders Demand End to Tropical Rainforest Deforestation"
By Matti Huuhtanen
NBC Bay Area
June 19, 2017

"Religious, indigenous leaders demand rainforests be saved"
By Matti Huuhtanen, Associated Press
Island Packet
June 19, 2017

"Religious, indigenous leaders demand rainforests be saved"
By Matti Huuhtanen, Associated Press
The Wichita Eagle
June 19, 2017

"World Faith Leaders to Protect Global Deforestation"
Regional Interfaith Network
June 17, 2017

"World Faith Leaders to Protect Global Deforestation"
Religions for Peace Australia
June 17, 2017

"Unprecedented Meeting of World Faith Leaders to Take on Global Deforestation"
Parliament of the World’s Religions
June 14, 2017