The International Environment Forum, as a Bahá'í-inspired professional organization for environment and sustainability, shares and upholds the principles and ideals of the Bahá'í Faith and supports its efforts to establish and promote peace, the unity of the human race, and an ever-advancing world civilization that preserves the ecological balance of the planet.
International Court of Justice preparing
advisory opinion on climate change
29 March 2023, updated 4 September 2023
A Second Charter
Imagining a Renewed United Nations
Global Governance Forum 2023-2024
Call for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty
Grassroots people of faith and leaders of religious institutions representing more than 1.5 billion persons have joined many others in calling for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty to take action against the primary cause of global heating and climate change. They released a multi-faith letter (below), which has been endorsed by the International Environment Forum.
DRC House of Worship:
Peaceful environs inspire thoughtful discussion on the environment
Bahá'í World News Service
17 August 2023
A Tale of Two Summits
BIC Calls for Synergy Between
SDGs and Summit of the Future
New York 3 August 2023
Ensuring coherence and synergy between the upcoming 2023 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Summit and next year’s Summit of the Future was the focus of the Baha’i International Community’s most recent “Road to the Summit” discussion series event.
Sustainable Development, Education and Learning
New book by Victoria Thoresen
IEF board member Victoria Thoresen has a new book published on 24 August: Sustainable Development, Education and Learning: The Challenge of Inclusive, Quality Education for all. See the flyer below.
Providing Refuge for Climate Refugees in International Law
G20 Interfaith Forum
Lessons learned from the Global Solidarity Accounting project
Arthur Lyon Dahl
24 July 2023
Transforming Education for Sustainable Futures
Research project led by University of Bristol, UK
Climate Change & World Economy: When an Irresistible Force Meets an Immovable Object
Blog originally on Global Governance Forum
by Arthur Lyon Dahl 19 July 2023