One for the Climate

Workshop on “One for the Climate” hosted by EPR and EAR Churches

with an exposure visit to RDIS's Stove project in EAR Church, Shyogwe Diocese

In Rwanda, on 29th/Sept, 30th/Sept and 1st Oct/2016

Important materials and publications from the workshop:

Introduction to Climate Protection activities in UEM member Churches in Africa:
  1. UEM Environmental Programmes (Rev Dr Jochen Motte UEM)
  2. UEM Climate Protection Programme  /  Recommendations (Mr Richard Madete UEM)
Main part:
  1. Environmental Initiatives in African region (Rwandan Ministry of Natural Resources, Hon Dr Vincent Biruta)
  2. Investments and Environmental Protection in Rwanda (Rwanda Development Board, Mr Fred Karemera - in charge of One Stop Centre)
  3. Presentation of “One for the Climate“: (Members/ Mr Edgar Boes-Wenner, 1CC Project Coordinator)
  4. Climate Protection Experiences from:
    i) India: Dr Gopal Sarangi, 1CC
    ii) South Africa: Dr Paul Hendler, 1CC
    iii) Rwanda: Mr Louis Rwangaju - Mobisol Rwanda, Head of Corporate Sales and Government Partnerships
  5. Environmental protection Vs Investment opportunities (Rwandan Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, Mr Godfrey Kabera)
  6. Environmental protection Vs Microfinance Institutions - Rwanda GreenFund FONERWA (National Bank of Rwanda, Mr Kevin Shyamba - director of Microfinance dept)
Summary Report & Statement of the International Conference on "One for the Climate"

group picture ONE FOR THE CLIMATE
Pictures by Heinrich Muehlenmeier
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