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Established in 2010, the Faith Communities Council of Victoria (FCCV) is Victoria’s umbrella multifaith body. It is the successor to the Leaders of Faith Communities Forum, founded in 1995.

FCCV was created to contribute to the harmony of the Victorian community by promoting positive relations between people of different faiths and greater public knowledge and mutual understanding of the teachings, customs and practices of Victoria's diverse faith traditions.

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Climate Change Seminar: Asian Conference of Religions for Peace

From November 29, 2022 16:00 until November 29, 2022 18:00

Climate Change Seminar: Asian Conference of Religions for Peace

Religions for Peace Asia invites you to:

Asia Pacific Women of Faith Network: Climate Change Seminar

Date: 29 November 2022   Time: 4pm to 6pm
Location: Online (via Zoom)

As Women of Faith from the Asia Pacific region, we are increasingly aware of the serious threat that escalating climate change poses to our families, communities, and countries. Our concept is to share ideas, hopes, and practical proposals that will enable us to make beneficial contributions aligned with our faiths.

Seminar Objectives
➤ Developing a clear understanding of how multireligious actors can take a range of actions that can leverage positive influence to address climate change challenges across our region.
➤ Strengthening bonds of familiarity, trust, and active engagement between diverse faith leaders, and between religious and secular policymakers and the experts on climate change.
➤ Building a religious network for specific activities (and learning exchanges) related to climate change.

Master of Ceremonies

Daw Yin Yin Maw , (Secretary-General of Religions for Peace Myanmar)

Speakers (Listed in order of presentation)

  • Ms. Huma Ikramullah, (Secretary-General of RfP Pakistan)
  • Dr. Lilian Sison, (President of Religions for Peace Philippines)
  • Dr. Deepali Bhanot, (A member of Asia Pacific Women of Faith Network, Co-President of Religions for Peace Asia)
  • Ms. Christina Lee, (A member of Focolare and Committee for Promoting Christian Unity & Interreligious Dialogue of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea)
  • Prof. Lin Manhong, (Member of China Committee on Religion and Peace)
  • Mr. Takashi Hashimoto, (Deputy Director of Peacebuilding Department of Religions for Peace Japan)
  • Ms. Philippa Rowland (Chair of Religions for Peace Australia)
  • A member of Asia & the Pacific Interfaith Youth Network

And More!
*Speakers are subject to change.

Interfaith prayer
Hindu prayer by Ms. Pooja Manandhar, (Secretary-General of Religions for Peace Nepal)

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