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15-18 December 2010 at University of Brighton, UK
Making the Invisible Visible:

An Emerging Community of Practice in
Indicators, Sustainability and Values
Conference Report

Rethinking Prosperity: Forging Alternatives to a Culture of Consumerism

A new contribution to the debate on sustainable consumption and production


The Bahá'í International Community's Seven-Year Plan of Action on Climate Change was announced at a ceremony with the UN Secretary-General in England at Windsor Castle on 3 November 2009, along with those of other religions, representing significant commitments to address this challenging problem for human society. See the report on the event with photos and summaries of the action plans of the major faiths.

Climate Change
Resources and educational materials - New Study Course - Support for Action Plans

 Report of the 13th IEF Conference jointly with the Association for Baha'i Studies - North America
Washington, D.C., USA, 13-16 August 2009
More of the confrence experience is captured on the e-conference blog at, with session summaries, presentations, photos.

New paper by Margaret Tash (2010) on
Nutrition from a Bahá'í Perspective: Food for the Body, Food for the Soul,
and a new compilation from the Baha'i Writings on the same topic.

Climate Change and its Ethical Challenges
Essay in The Baha'i World 2005-2006

The Multiple Dimensions of Climate Change (mp3 audio recordings)
Special Plenary at the 2008 Baha'i Conference on Social and Economic Development
Orlando, Florida, 20 December 2008

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The International Environment Forum is a Bahá’í-inspired organization addressing the environment and sustainable development. The official web site of the International Environment Forum features compilations, news, analysis, resources and opinion expressed by its members. The opinions expressed in its content are those of the individual author(s), and may not necessarily reflect the opinions of the International Environment Forum or the Bahá’í Faith.