A Rocha UK is a Christian charity working for the protection and restoration of the natural world, both as a response to the biblical mandate to care for the earth, and as a demonstration of the Christian hope for God’s world. They do this through practical involvement in nature conservation projects and ecological research, by campaigning on biodiversity issues, and by engaging with churches, schools, communities and individuals.
BMS World Mission
From legal work to surgery, food projects to education, BMS works with local partners, among the most marginalised and least evangelised people in the world. We strive to make Jesus known and share the full life he brings. We consider creation care as key to our values, and carefully assess the environmental impact of our projects.
British Humanist Association
Humanists for a Better World (www.h4bw.org.uk) is a "special interest" sub-group, run by volunteers and mainly web-based, of the British Humanist Association (www.humanism.org.uk), the national charity working on behalf of non-religious people who seek to live ethical and fulfilling lives on the basis of reason and humanity.
CAFOD is the official Catholic aid agency for England and Wales. We work with partners across the world, wherever the need is greatest, to bring hope, compassion and solidarity to poor communities, standing side by side with them to end poverty and injustice. We work with people of all faiths and none.
Christian Aid is a Christian organisation that insists the world can and must be swiftly changed to one where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty. We provide urgent, practical and effective assistance where need is great, tackling the effects of poverty as well as its root causes.
Church of Scotland
The Church of Scotland is concerned that climate change poses a serious and immediate threat to people everywhere, particularly to the poor of the earth; and that climate change represents a failure in our stewardship of God's creation. We accept the need to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases urgently to avoid dangerous and irreversible climate change; and to promote a more equitable and sustainable use of energy.
Climate Stewards is a Christian carbon offsetting charity. We invite individuals, churches, charities and businesses to ‘reduce what you can and offset what you can’t’. By providing a means to do this, people are empowered to start taking control of their carbon footprint, and feel that they are part of the solution as well as the problem.
We are Columban priests and lay missionaries, called to be a missionary presence in Britain and work for Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation. Climate Change is a priority issue, and indeed is seen as a challenge to be missionary in a new ways in the 16 countries where Columbans work.
Commitment for Life - United Reform Church
Commitment for Life is the world development programme of the United Reformed Church. It encourages participating churches to take action, pray and give for people across the world but especially in our four partner countries of Bangladesh, Jamaica, Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory and Zimbabwe.
Eco-Congregation Scotland is an ecumenical movement which helps churches link environmental issues to their faith and take action in their church and local community. We are concerned about the impact climate change is having on the world's poorest people.
Ordinary Christians, Extraordinary Times: Green Christian (GC) believes we are responsible for our impact on God’s creation and helps members to understand and relate these responsibilities to their faith.
The Iona Community, is an ecumenical Christian community. Its members follows a five-fold rule, including 'acting in solidarity with victims of environmental injustice and supporting political and structural change to reduce our over-consumption of resources'.
Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Sciences
The Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Sciences (IFEES) is a UK registered charity operating internationally, through programmes designed to increase knowledge and awareness, alleviate poverty, combat climate change and deal with other major environmental issues.
Islamic Relief is an international aid and development charity, which aims to alleviate the suffering of the world's poorest people. Inspired by our Islamic faith and guided by our values, we envisage a caring world where communities are empowered, social obligations are fulfilled and people respond as one to the suffering of others.
Jesuit Missions is the international development and overseas mission office of the Jesuits in Britain. We work alongside the Jesuits and their partners throughout the world with a faith that does justice, providing healthcare, education and responding to emergencies. We work collaboratively to empower local communities and we increasingly see the problems of climate change impacting on the communities with which we work.
Jewish Social Action Forum
The Jewish Social Action Forum (JSAF) and its 22 member organisations aim to promote, develop and activate the Jewish community’s pursuit of social action, to leave the world a better place than it was found. JSAF and its member organisations recognise that social action is a central component of contemporary Jewish identity and expression.
John Ray Initiative
The John Ray Initiative (JRI) is an educational charity with a vision to bring together scientific and Christian understandings of the environment in a way that can be widely communicated and lead to effective action. It was formed in 1997 in recognition of the urgent need to respond to the global environmental crisis and the challenges of sustainable development and environmental stewardship.
Justice and Peace Scotland
The National Commission for Justice and Peace advises the Scottish Catholic Bishops' Conference in matters relating to social and ecological justice, international peace and human rights, and promotes action in these areas, both locally and nationally. Our current campaigns focus on Asylum and Refugees, Poverty in Scotland, Renewal of Trident, and Climate Change.
MADE in Europe
MADE in Europe works to mobilise young Muslims to take action on global poverty issues such as climate change, maternal health and trade through campaigning, volunteering and education.
Operation Noah is an ecumenical Christian charity providing leadership, focus and inspiration in response to the growing threat of catastrophic climate change. Our current campaign Bright Now: towards fossil free Churches calls on the Churches and Christian community in the UK to disinvest from companies involved in the extraction of fossil fuels.
Quaker Peace and Social Witness
Quaker Peace & Social Witness (QPSW) is a hub for local and national Quaker action for peace and justice and is committed to nonviolent social change. It supports Quaker witness in local communities and represents Quakers at a national level to parliament, government and the general public.
The Salvation Army is a worldwide Christian church and charity. We put our beliefs into practice through a programme of practical action, serving our communities, supporting those in need and fighting for social justice.
SCIAF (Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund) is Scotland’s leading international aid and development agency. We work in over 15 countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America responding to humanitarian disasters and providing some of the world’s poorest people with practical support so that they can work their way out of poverty and towards a better life.
Scottish Episcopal Church
The Scottish Episcopal Church is a welcoming and inclusive Church that traces its history back to the beginnings of Christianity in Scotland. We are part of the world-wide Anglican Communion - a family of some 70 million Christians in more than 160 countries. The vulnerable and those in need are of particular concern to us. Justice, peace, and the care of the environment are also areas in which our members are actively involved. As a church we support a variety of mission and development projects at home and overseas.
SPEAK is a network of students and young adults who campaign and pray about issues of global justice. Through bringing change to situations of injustice, we aim to share our faith in our all-loving, all-powerful creator: God
Student Christian Movement
SCM is a student-led movement inspired by Jesus to act for justice and show God’s love in the world. As a community, we come together to pray, worship and explore faith in an open and non-judgmental environment. We have four core values: seeking justice, deepening faith, Christian unity and celebrating diversity. The British SCM is part of the World Student Christian Federation which brings together more than two million Christian students around the world.
Tearfund has a big vision which we've been bringing into being since 1968. We know there's God-given-potential in poor communities. We work with local churches to unlock this potential. With your help, we've seen millions escape extreme poverty - permanently.
Westminster Justice and Peace
Westminster Justice and Peace has long worked promote the importance of being responsible ‘stewards of creation’ or protectors of the environment. We see global issues such as refugees, war, peace and climate as fundamentally linked: the Vatican statement, ‘If you want peace, protect creation’ resonates with us.