The IUCN Theme on Indigenous Peoples, Local Communities, Equity and Protected Areas has the honour to invite you to the high level panel discussion on


Religion, ethics and the conservation of nature

La religion, l’?thique et la conservation de la nature

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What is the role of religious leaders and institutions in influencing the human drivers of biodiversity loss and climate change?

What is our human duty as custodians of nature?

Esteemed panelists from different traditions reflect on the relationship between the sacred, natural and human domains, on rights and responsibilities in conservation and climate change.

Panelists include:

  • ? His Highness, the Sultan of A?r, Niger:Oumarou Ben Ibrahim Oumarou (Sunni Islam);
  • ? Venerable Do BeopSunim????, Korea (Zen Buddhism)
  • ? Prof Robin Wang, Director of Asian and Pacific Studies, Loyola Marymount University (Daoism);
  • ? Dr William F. Vendley, Secretary General, Religions for Peace (Commentator on inter-religious cooperation)


Saturday 8 September 2012

11:00 until 13:00

Tamna Hall, Event 984

Jeju International Convention Centre ?????????

Interpr?tation en fran?ais; ?????


INEB is a co-organizing on this special panel.



Seeds of Peace

Seeds of Peace : A Buddhist Vision for Renewing Society.

The international magazine, Seeds of peace is published thrice annually in January, May and September, in order to promote the aims and objectives of the Thai Inter-Religious Commission for Development (TICD) and the Spirit in Education Movement (SEM) as well as the International Network of Engaged Buddhists (INEB). In order to subscribe a $50/year donation is suggested. Personal checks from the UK, US, and Euro are accepted.

Title :
 Vol.33 No.2 May-August. 2560 (2017)