We Must Face the Risks to the World’s Future – Now
Arthur Lyon Dahl and Augusto Lopez-Claros
Baha'iTeachings.org - 7 December 2023
Any realistic view of our present global situation must acknowledge that we are experiencing rapid political, social, and environmental deterioration.
Faith for Climate: A Call to Action
Inspired by the Interfaith Statement signed by Pope Francis,
Ahmed El-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of Al Azhar,
and around 30 religious leaders
and representatives from a range of traditions, launched on December 3,
the Faith Pavilion at COP28 puts forth this Call to Action.
Mobilizing an Earth Governance Alliance
Strengthening global governance
to protect the environment
Richard St.Barbe Baker was a unique figure promoting environmental protection and forest restoration from the 1920s in Africa, North America, Palestine, Australasia and around the world. IEF has restored the content of a website about this remarkable man and his impact. Life story of Richard St. Barbe Baker (1889-1983), "Man of the Trees", forester, early environmentalist and Bahá'í. We all can learn from his example.
Ocean Governance: management of marine resources,
food security and sustainable development
Paris, 16-17 November 2023
Conference of Chief Justices of the World
City Montessori School
1-7 November 2023
At an international conference organized by City Montessori School in Lucknow, India, participants from over 50 countries engaged with hundreds of students on the question of how to make global governance more effective and accountable.