• March 16, 2018
  • 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • California Institute of Integral Studies
    1453 Mission St
    San Francisco, CA 94103
Add to Calendar 03/16/2018 9:00 am 03/16/2018 5:00 pm America/Los_Angeles Religion and Ecology Summit 2018 The Ecology, Spirituality, and Religion program at CIIS will host the third annual Religion and Ecology Summit featuring keynotes by Forum on Religion and Ecology Founder Mary Evelyn Tucker, Women in the Wilderness's author China Galland, and environmental justice leader Carl Anthony California Institute of Integral Studies
1453 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Climate change disproportionately affects women, especially women in the Global South, women of color, and women in poor communities. In addition, recent research shows that environmental practices are considered emasculating to men. Together in this one-day conference, we explore the various ways that gender intersects with the field of religion and ecology.

The third annual Religion and Ecology Summit will showcase scholars, practitioners, environmentalists, and religious leaders to address the topic of gender at the intersection of religion and ecology. The goal of this conference will be to provide opportunities for networking, learning, building alliances, and sharing research. With recent natural disasters and the re-emergence of the women's movement, we hope this year's conference will become a resource for building solidarity. and sharing strength and strategies of resistance with one another.

The modest conference fee includes a nourishing vegetarian lunch, refreshments, coffee & tea & pastries in the morning, networking, all presentations, and champagne/wine/soda/snacks at our reception.

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