Environment and Climate Change



UNICEF Climate Kid

Introducing Climate Kid: how children are being affected by climate change UNICEF UK, have created a witty video to highlight the importance of resilience and adaptation to climate change.

Climate change - children's challenge - Report pub.September 2013. Jon Snow describes it as :"Brave and forthright" and " of the best accounts I have ever read. Read this, and you will have most of the key facts at your fingertips." Down load from UNICEF here

Climate Outreach and Information Network (COIN)

The Climate Outreach Information Network (COIN) is a charitable trust formed in 2004 to directly engage the public about climate change.


Eco-congregation aims to encourage churches to consider environmental issues within a Christian context and enable local churches to make positive contributions in their life and mission.



Stop Climate Chaos
Stop Climate Chaos is a coalition of organisations working towards the reduction of climatic change.

Black Environment Network

BEN is established to promote equality of opportunity with respect to ethnic communities in the preservation protection and development of the environment.



Amber Links

Amber Links is an independent site, providing links to useful websites to encourage more effective personal responses to climate change. It encourages action, sustainable lifestyles, informed choices and the sharing of useful information.















Press Releases


Recently Added Resources

Quotations about hope in Action (includes: hope; economic inequality; gender equality and an inte faith section about inequality.Down load as a word.doc from the Discussion resources page here

Pledges of Hope to Inspire Action -plus suggestions for use at events. (word.doc) (7 Sept 2015)

Worship resources  to support Traidcraft's Justice campaign on Faith Resources page. (7 Oct. 2015)

New children's resources from Christian Aid for OWW 'Hope in Action' : School Assemblies (primary and secondary) here;  Children in Church here. (7 Oct. 2015)

Event participants feedback form  (for organisers to collect feedback from participants at OWW events)   (word.doc)

Christian Worship Anthology- Hope in Action available to download as pdf or in a word version you can edit (15 Sept. 2015)

The Funding Opportunities page has been updated  (1 Sept. 2015)

New teaching resources on Sustainable Development Goals, including Goal 10: "Reducing Inequalities" -  from 'Think Global'  (issued 29 Aug. 2015)

Press Release Template for publicising your event 2015 (word.doc) (issued 14 Aug. 2015)

2015 leaflets available to download & print

Introductory PowerPoint about organising local interfaith/inclusive OWW events in 2015

2015 -Suggestions and resources for interpreting the theme, Hope in Action. Download a pdf version OR a word.docx version

Resource leaflets "Finding out more about ethical investment: website links" (Word .docx) (contributed byPhilip Hayllar, Portsmouth OWW Oct 2014)

wordsearch:'The world we want'. Download and print the search and answers (two  (Oct. 2014)

 A worship resource from CAFOD - Call of Creation - A PowerPoint for  reflection (added 25 September 2014)   

Pledges to help you "Aspire be more" word.doc (added 1 Oct 2013)

OWW Guide and links to other websites for resources relevant to environmental issues (updated Sept 2013)- (word doc)

A video to trigger ideas to help you start planning your OWW events