Climate justice – the moral imperative to act. Faith leaders in dialogue with science and decision makers

Organized by the World Council of Churches and the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Iceland 5. October 2017

Saturday, October 14, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Þjóðmenningarhúsið, Hverfisgata 15


Opening Remarks by His ALL-Holiness Ecumenical Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew I


  • Anders Wejryd, Archbishop Emeritus of the Church of Sweden, European President of the World Council of Churches
  • Clarisse Kehler Siebert, International lawyer and research fellow at the Stockholm Environment Institute
  • Rev. Rodney Petersen, PhD, Executive Director of Cooperative Metropolitan Ministries and Visiting Researcher, Boston University School of Theology
  • Halldór Björnsson, the Group leader of Weather and Climate Research, Icelandic Met. Office


Ögmundur Jónasson, Former Minister of Health and Interior, Iceland