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Indigenous Voices on ECO JUSTICE FOR ALL

Indigenous Voices on ECO JUSTICE FOR ALL

Please listen to the wisdom of these respected Indigenous leaders speaking on the climate emergency from our ECO JUSTICE FOR ALL series and from FORUM2020. Lyla June Poet, musician, human ecologist, public speaker & community organizer of Diné (Navajo),...

Dr. Vandana Shiva on the World Food Emergency

Dr. Vandana Shiva on the World Food Emergency

"The pandemic is the final straw for millions of people already struggling with the impact of conflict, climate change, inequality, and a broken food system that has impoverished millions of food producers and workers. Meanwhile, those at the top are continuing to...

Vandana Shiva to speak on World Food Emergency at TOU

Vandana Shiva to speak on World Food Emergency at TOU

The Temple of Understanding ECO JUSTICE FOR ALL Online Speaker Series presents Dr. Vandana Shiva speaking on the World Food Emergency followed by Q&A on Feb 12, 2021 at 10-11:30am ET "Regeneration, for me, is recognizing that we live by the laws of Mother Nature....

Women’s Initiatives

Women’s Initiatives

As a leading interfaith organization founded by a woman, Juliet Hollister, the Temple of Understanding has long been interested in women’s full contributions to society as a pathway to peace. Our most recent Hollister award recipient is Ela Gandhi, an internationally...

Launch of the Faith For Harm Reduction Manual/ India

Launch of the Faith For Harm Reduction Manual/ India

The India Chapter of the Temple of Understanding together with Alliance India, URI, eminent faith-based institutions, and The Global Fund are launching the training module for sensitizing faith-based communities on health and rights-based approaches to drug use....

A Feminist Monitoring & Advocacy Toolkit for Our Feminist Future

A Feminist Monitoring & Advocacy Toolkit for Our Feminist Future

The Temple of Understanding has supported this collective work detailed below and hopes this toolkit will be used far and wide. It is gratifying to be part of such wide collaboration, which is sorely needed to build the future we want. A collective of feminists...

Universal Prayer for the Earth

Universal Prayer for the Earth

UNIVERSAL PRAYER FOR THE EARTH May there be peace. We come together, in prayer for the Earth.  We gather with one mind, with one heart to ask for help in our time of need. Give us the wisdom to recognize the blessings we have been given, and become true stewards of...

Youth Activism & The Future of The Earth Community

Youth Activism & The Future of The Earth Community

Watch the replay of this deeply inspiring panel discussion about what youth activist groups think about the climate emergency and our future and what they are doing. Our distinguished speakers in this panel are: Isha Clarke,  Co-founder & Youth Organizer, Youth Vs...

Women in Leadership on the Environment

Women in Leadership on the Environment

Watch the replay of a very interesting panel about Women in positions of leadership and how they are dealing with the crucial issue of the climate emergency. The distinguished speakers from FORUM2020 in this panel are: Dr. Azza Karam, Secretary General, Religions for...

The State of the Earth

The State of the Earth

Watch the replay of an enlightening panel about the current state of our planet with distinguished speakers from FORUM2020: Dr. Mary Evelyn Tucker, Coordinator, Forum on Religion & Ecology, Yale University. Imam Saffet Catovic, Founder, Green Muslims of New...

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