Spring is perhaps everybody’s favourite season; the temperature begins to change to a normal level so it’s not too cold like winter and not too hot like summer. Throughout the whole of spring, the weather stays like this, and then begins warming towards the end. The nights become more pleasant and comfortable. The spring season […]
On 20th November, 80 people from different Birmingham faith communities and local groups came together at Birmingham Central Mosque to explore practical steps for a low carbon future. Save the date: Tread Lightly Part 2, Sunday 19th November 2017 We heard from local places of worship, young people and NGOs about actions that have been […]
Thirty children from across the main faith communities in the City have together successfully completed a week-long programme of environmentally themed interactive workshops: Small Footsteps. Ifsah, one of the young people who took part, gives her thoughts on Small Footsteps in the video above. Apologies for the sound quality, if you turn the volume up […]
Our summer faith walk took place on 14th August, around Moseley & Balsall Heath. The aim was to connect with our local environment and learn about what faith groups are doing to move to a low-carbon future. Check the video to see how we got on. Thanks to Kevin Snyman for producing the video.
PRESS RELEASE 05/10/2016 FOR IMMEDIATE USE Birmingham Faiths come together to inspire the next generation to meet our Climate Change challenge – The “Small Footsteps” programme Thirty children from across the main faith communities in the City have together successfully completed a week-long programme of environmentally themed interactive workshops. Hosted each day by a different […]
The third and final video from our recent event Many Faiths – One Planet – One Future Dr Fazlun Khalid from the Islamic Foundation of Environment and Ecological Sciences (IFEES) gives a short talk on what the Muslim community is doing to contribute towards a low carbon future.
The second of 3 videos from our recent event Many Faiths – One Planet – One Future Mark Letcher from Operation Noah gives a short talk on what the Christian community is doing to contribute towards a low carbon future.
The first of 3 videos from our recent event Many Faiths – One Planet – One Future Mr Sukhbir Singh from the Nishkam Centre gives a short talk on what the Sikh community is doing to contribute towards a low carbon future.
People of faith from across Birmingham came together recently at Bull Street Quaker meeting house to discuss ‘Many Faiths – One Planet – One Future’. The multi-faith forum, hosted by Footsteps (Faiths for a Low Carbon Future) featured speakers and lively discussion with participants, considering the question ‘What can faith communities in Birmingham do together […]
Photo credit: Owen de Visser. The Paris Climate Conference came to a conclusion in December 2015, with a deal being struck by 196 countries to try to limit greenhouse gas emmissions and curb climate change. Thank you to everyone who took part in actions leading up to (and during) the conference, to push for a […]