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COP28: Faith Pavilion Programme Available Now

COP28 marks the first time there will be a Faith Pavilion at a UN Climate Change Conference. PaRD members are delivering sessions at the Faith Pavilion in a full programme during COP 28. Find an overview of all sessions organised by PaRD members at the Faith Pavilion.

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Faith Pavilion website: Faith at COP28 – There you will find the full programme as well as the livestream link to watch the sessions remotely.

The first ever Faith Pavilion at a World Climate Conference is hosted by the Muslim Council of Elders in collaboration with the COP28 Presidency, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and a diverse coalition of global partners including the Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development, the Episcopal Diocese of California, the International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development (PaRD), the Peace Department, and over 50 faith organisations. Pope Francis plans to come to the Faith Pavilion for an inaugural session on December 3, 2023.

Screenshot of the Faith at COP28 Website
The Faith at COP28 website with the programme for the Faith Pavilion is available at

Faith Pavilion: 65 sessions organised by 70 organisations

Situated at the heart of COP28, adjacent to the World Climate Action Summit and negotiations zones, the Faith Pavilion hosts more than 65 sessions organised by 70 organisations. It brings together religious and other civil society representatives, Indigenous Peoples, scientists, youth, and political leaders. The Pavilion symbolises global and multifaith collaboration in addressing the human-made climate emergency. It facilitates intergenerational dialogue, furthers the role of religion and spirituality in the climate movement, and advocates for long-term, holistic solutions to protect the Earth and its climate. The Pavilion provides a unique opportunity for faith-based engagement with key stakeholders, including political delegations, decision makers, negotiators, and business leaders to ensure swift and effective climate action.

PaRD member sessions at Faith Pavilon

25 sessions are being (partly) organised by PaRD members as part of the programme of the Faith Pavilion at COP28The times stated correspond to UAE Standard Time (UTC/GMT +4 hours).

Friday, 1 December 2023

Saturday, 2 December 2023

Sunday, 3 December 2023

Monday, 4 December 2023

Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Wednesday, 6 December 2023

Friday, 8 December 2023

Sunday, 10 December 2023

Monday, 11 December 2023


Full programme & live streaming

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