Justice Advocacy Workshop – a World Interfaith Harmony Week Observance

March 6, 2019

The Parliament of the World’s Religions is a global partner of grassroots organizers in observing UN World Interfaith Harmony Week. The event Justice Advocacy Workshop was an official Parliament-affiliated celebration of the 2019 World Interfaith Harmony Week.

On February 3, the Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston offered a Justice Advocacy Workshop in observance of World Interfaith Harmony Week.  Bee Morehead, executive director of Texas Impact,  an Austin-based interfaith justice advocacy organization and its sister organization, the Texas Interfaith Center for Public Policy, instructed an interfaith audience in how to most effectively advocate on justice issues with legislators. She also highlighted eco-justice topics expected before the Texas legislature this session.
The Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston is a Houston affiliate of the Texas Interfaith Center for Public Policy, which is based in Austin, the capital of Texas. To learn more about the Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston, contact Lisa Brenskelle at gcs.lrc@gmail.com.
Watch the Workshop Online
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Land Acknowledgment

The Parliament of the World's Religions acknowledges it is situated on the traditional homelands of the Bodéwadmik (Potawatomi), Hoocąk (Winnebago/Ho’Chunk), Jiwere (Otoe), Nutachi (Missouria), and Baxoje (Iowas); Kiash Matchitiwuk (Menominee); Meshkwahkîha (Meskwaki); Asâkîwaki (Sauk); Myaamiaki (Miami), Waayaahtanwaki (Wea), and Peeyankihšiaki (Piankashaw); Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo); Inoka (Illini Confederacy); Anishinaabeg (Ojibwe), and Odawak (Odawa).

PoWR recognizes the region we now call Chicago remains home to a diversity of Indigenous peoples today and this land upon which we walk, live, and play continues to be Indigenous land.


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