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in News December 18, 2018

Parliament celebrates faith charities and volunteering

The Jewish Volunteering Network and Faith Society Ltd partnered with Faiths Forum and led an event celebrating the contributions made by different faith groups to the volunteering sector. The Jewish Volunteering Network have recently launched their report on volunteering, celebrating the contributions made by the Jewish Community and beyond. Click here to read the full… Read more

in News December 11, 2018

Climate Law’s Tenth Birthday Celebrated by Faith Leaders and MPs

Last week, faith leaders and MPs came together to celebrate a decade since the Climate Change Act came onto the statute book. High profile speakers like actor Lily Cole and author Farhana Yamin joined politicians at Parliament to recognise the ten years since the Act was implemented to tackle climate change. The science is clear… Read more

in News December 3, 2018

May tree planted in memory of godfather of religious toleration

As part of our Trees of London 2018 Project, supported by the Mayor of London. We took part in an interfaith tree planting initiative last week, with St George the Martyr Church, London Quakers, Southwark Council,  Faith in Society Ltd in memory of godfather of religious toleration, Henry Jessey, a priest at St George the Martyr… Read more

in News November 27, 2018

APPG on British Muslims Launches Islamophobia Definition

We should welcome a definition of Islamophobia Earlier this week the APPG for British Muslims launched a working definition on Islamophobia, an essential step in tackling this issue and one we should welcome. The definition proposed is: “Islamophobia is rooted in racism and is a type of racism that targets expressions of Muslimness or perceived… Read more