Welcome to The Pollinator! Here you will find items of interest submitted by members of the Lausanne/WEA Creation Care Network who are scattered across 130 countries. This material will fall into several categories:

  • Reports (events, initiatives, projects that have happened already).
  • Announcements and prayer (events etc. that are planned in the near future).
  • Opportunities (conferences, materials, resources that others may find helpful).
  • Resources (books, curriculum, tools that may be useful to you in your own work).
  • News (items from the general media related to creation care and the environment).

All of this material comes from people like you. Please send us your items – reports on what you have done, requests for prayer about upcoming activities, events you would like to invite people to attend. We will post everything we receive here that is related to creation care and will publish a selection in the Pollinator newsletter each month. Click here for guidelines and how to submit a news item.  If you are new to our community, click here to see our past monthly newsletters.

Recent news stories:

Just Transition Wanted!

From 3 to 13 June, the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany, (just 3 minutes from our World Evangelical Alliance Sustainability Center offices) will host the UN’s 2024 interim climate conference with the technical title ‘SB60’. This UN climate meeting builds on the numerous mandates that emerged at COP28 in […]

Would you care in Making a World of Difference?

We bring you news from our friends at Tearfund/Renew Our World! Making a World of Difference is now available for free download in French, Brazilian Portuguese, and Spanish, as well as English. This is a resource for church leaders, giving a Christian understanding of the climate crisis, the nature crisis, […]

An Invitation to Missional Discipleship and Sustainability

How is sustainability linked to God’s mission in this world? What good news does the Gospel speak into the world of finance? How is the road to discipleship connected with biodiversity and the created order? Do these questions pique your curiosity? The A Rocha community in Singapore is delighted to […]

LWCCN Quarterly Webinar: Creation Care in Cities

Save the Date!  Time: 13.00 UTC (14.00 BST) | Date: 9 July 2024 Mark your calendars! The next LWCCN Webinar will be on 9th July, on Creation Care in Cities. This is a vital subject, considering that more than 50% of the world’s population live in urban areas. Dr Chris Elisara from WEA and others […]

Special Report: On DRC Congo’s Environmental Challenges

We bring you some comments on the Environmental challenges in DRC Congo, written by Nshizirungu Hubert, project assistant at World Evangelical Alliance’s Sustainability Center. Hubert is a part-time student, pursuing a Masters of Sustainability and Risk Management at the Ostafalia University of Applied Science. Thousands of Congolese workers cram into […]

An Invitation to Prayer: Climate Intercessors

Climate Intercessors is a global network “of people whose prayers are as real and urgent as the climate crisis.” Across six continents, we began gathering online since November 2020 during the week that the important COP26 climate summit was postponed due to the pandemic. It genuinely felt like we were […]

LWCCN Quarterly Webinar: Creation Care & Churches

Join us for our upcoming conversation on Creation Care & Churches! We are delighted to have Kuki Rokhum—A Rocha International Director of Church Engagement, to share her insight on this, alongside other voices from Peru, the UK, and the Philippines. This quarterly webinar is part of a series exploring theological […]

Abundant Community Theology: update

On March 27, Tearfund launched Abundant Community Theology. This 90-min webinar celebrated the conclusion of a research project on environmental and economic sustainability.  Maria Ale Andrade V and Clark Buys began by presenting Tearfund’s Abundant Community Theology (ACT). They talked about cultivating an abundant community mindset over that of a scarcity […]

Attention Please! Invitation to Global Creation Care Forum, Seoul South Korea

This special global gathering will be held on 28th Sept – 2nd Oct. 2024, following the Lausanne 4 congress, bringing together our global creation care movement to: If you’re interested in attending please fill in the form here before 30th April (this doesn’t commit you to attending or paying, but helps us plan). The GCCF will […]

An Invitation to the launch of Tearfund’s Abundant Community Theology

You are welcome to the launch of Tearfund’s Abundant Community Theology! Celebrate the culmination of an extensive global theology research project on environmental and economic sustainability, explore transformative ideas proposed in Abundant Community Theology, and hear from global thought leaders about the future of creation care theology in this 90-minute […]