Council on Foreign Relations to Hold Religious Environmentalism Conference Call with Mary Evelyn Tucker
Another installment of the CFR Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series will be held on Monday, February 9, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. (ET) and will feature Mary Evelyn Tucker, co-director of Yale University's Forum on Religion and Ecology. Tucker will lead an on-the-record conversation on the role of faith-based organizations in global efforts to address climate change. Dr. Tucker is a senior lecturer and research scholar at Yale University where she teaches in a joint master's program between the university's School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and the Divinity School. She has organized a series of ten conferences on world religions and ecology at Harvard University's Center for the Study of World Religions. Dr. Tucker is the author of Worldly Wonder: Religions Enter Their Ecological Phase and Ecology and Religion as well as co-editor of the volumes on Confucianism and Ecology, Buddhism and Ecology, and Hinduism and Ecology. If you would like to join the discussion, you may contact Council on Foreign Relations at [email protected] or call Georgia Kinsley at 212.434.9837, and we will send you the toll free dial-in number and password. This invitation is transferable, but limited to religious leaders and scholars; we invite you to forward it to any colleagues who might be interested.