EUSEW2019As well as attending and participating in the EU event in Brussels, Brahma Kumaris held a number of events in several countries to bring spiritual awareness to a wider audience.  These are described in this short report.

See the report and photos pdf(click here)

 See other articles for EUSEW (click here)

CelebratingWorldEnvironmentDay2019A meeting was organised in the Desmond Tutu Conference Centre in Nairobi  to commemorate World Environment day, 5th June. Many religious groups attended this meeting and Brahma Kumaris, represented by BK. Jyotsna Patel and Dorcas, were active there.

See the report pdf(click here)

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SB50Pt2This report gives a summary on the BKEI involvement in the second week of SB50, the intercessional meeting of the United Nation Framework on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn.

In this second week the BKEI served through:

  • a stand with information material and posters
  • Our BKEI official Side Event on Thursday 27th June
  • One focus of networking was with youth to prepare for COY15 in Chile
  • Another focus had been on bilateral meetings with people from the UNFCCC and the new Chilean COP25 Presidency.

See the report and photos pdf(click here)

To see other Bonn Climate Change articles (click here)

 

SpiritualityinSociety2019This event took place in GCH7th July 2019. Christiana Figueres was the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 2010-2016. Here she was in conversation with Sister Jayanti each supporting the idea that changes in attitude can create changes in the world environment, from their perspective.

Read the summary report pdf(click here)

See the video of the talk (click here)

Hear Christiana talk about the success of the Paris agreement (click here)

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EUWeek2019imageEU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), the annual flagship event organised by the European Commission, brings together public authorities, private companies, NGOs and consumers to promote initiatives to save energy and move towards renewables for clean, secure and efficient power.  Brahma Kumaris were very active at this event.  See the links below:

EU Energy week web site:

https://eusew.eu/

BK Energy morning: 
Light yoga and meditation

https://eusew.eu/energy-morning-i
https://eusew.eu/energy-morning-ii

BK Energy talk: 
Shifting mindset and lifestyle, making a clean planet for all

https://eusew.eu/energy-days/change-maker-shifting-mindset-and-lifestyle-clean-planet-all

BK Energy fair: 
Healthy mind, healthy planet

https://eusew.eu/healthy-mind-healthy-planet

Posters pdfClick here

To see other EU Energy week articles: click here

GREEN THOUGHT FOR TODAY

Take nothing but pictures. Leave nothing but footprints. Kill nothing but time.