The United Nations will be holding its climate talks, COP26, in Glasgow, Scotland, during the first two weeks of November. This year’s COP comes at a critical time in history, when we are witnessing the intensification of climate emergencies all around the world–from wildfires raging out of control to severe flooding that is driving families from their homes.
Below are a collection of resources that provide background on COP, worship resources, and discussion from the IPL network:
Sign and share IPL’s petition to President Biden calling on the U.S. Government to accelerate ambition and care for the most vulnerable people at COP26.
Climate Change and COP Resources
World Wildlife Fund’s A global schools’ guide to COP 26
- Our Climate our Future Global pack.pdf (wwf.org.uk)
- COP26_Climate-our-future-powerpoint_Ages-11-plus.pptx (live.com)
United Nations and Climate Change
Climate change and Human Rights
Global Footprint Network, Paris Climate Agreement
The Path of Hope, from IPL Texas affiliate, Texas Impact
“The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof, the world and those who dwell therein, for he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the rivers” Psalm 24:1-2 (salisburycathedral.org.uk)
IPL Affiliate Resources
Oregon IPL affiliate, Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, Connecting to COP