Islamic Declaration on Global Climate Change



The Islamic Declaration on Global Climate Change was launched by Islamic leaders from 20 countries at the International Islamic Climate Change Symposium in Istanbul on August 17-18, 2015. The Declaration presents the moral case, based on Islamic teachings, for the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims and people of all faiths worldwide to take urgent climate action.

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Related News Articles:

“Major Islamic Climate Change Declaration Released” Press Release, August 18, 2015

“Can Islamic scholars change thinking on climate change?” By Davide Castelvecchi, Quirin Schiermeier, & Richard Hodson, Nature, August 19, 2015

“The Islamic Climate Change Declaration Could Be More Effective Than Pope Francis's Encyclical” By Emma Foehringer Merchant, New Republic, August 19, 2015

Shared from: Forum on Religion and Ecology Newsletter (September 2015)