Statements & Reports

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Footsteps has written letters to leaders, made statements and published reports on key climate issues over the past five years. 

In November 2019 a letter in support of the Lambeth Declaration on Climate Change signed by the Birmingham Faith Leaders group and over 300 other people was given to Steve McCabe, MP to deliver to Amber Rudd, the then Energy and Climate Change Minister.   

More recently, a letter from Birmingham’s faith communities calling on Birmingham City Council to declare a climate emergency was sent from Footsteps. 

The Birmingham Climate Emergency  – Role for faith communities Report contained conclusions for Councillors, faith communities and climate action groups. 

Footsteps: Statements & reports

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Intern Student Birmingham Air Quality Report

Footsteps – UK Clean Air Day – Birmingham Air Quality and Health Report webinar To mark UK Clean Air Day 2020, Footsteps held a successful webinar to launch its Birmingham air quality and health issues survey report as one of three Clean Air Day events in Birmingham. The webinar was part of Footsteps activities to […]

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Birmingham Faith Communities call for Action ahead of Climate Strike

Ahead of Climate Strikes in Birmingham on 20th September, an interfaith environmental network has set out how politicians, faith groups and environmental organisations can work together to respond to the climate emergency declared by Birmingham City Council in June. Footsteps (Faiths for a Low Carbon Future) is today publishing a new report: ‘Birmingham Climate Emergency […]

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Climate Emergency!

Birmingham Faith Community leaders call on Birmingham City Council to Declare a Climate Emergency. Update: the motion was passed unanimously! Leaders from Birmingham’s faith communities are calling on Birmingham City Council to declare a Climate Emergency.   On Monday morning (10th June) Tarang Shelat, Footsteps steering group member and President of Hindu Council of Birmingham, […]