Cooperation between Uganda’s religious networks and government grows as both focus on positive change for the people.
According to Faith for Earth Panel participants, PaRD connects people, religions, and governments for positive and agile environmental impact.
PaRD members create a resource with recommendations for faith-sensitive mental health and psychosocial support from a 2021 series.
At the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Faith for Earth Dialogue opening session on February 21, 2022, Head of Secretariat Khushwant Singh underscores how PaRD members are working to be drivers of equity and sustainability in cities.
Research shows that governments and multilateral organisations can be more efficient in meeting some of their development cooperation goals by working with religious organisations and communities.
The study of religion and development has it first academic journal, offering a resource for academics, decision makers and religious actors. Its interdisciplinary concept welcomes contributions from across the social sciences and humanities.
PaRD’s 2021 Annual Forum and General Assembly of Members provided first-hand accounts of issues affecting the Global South and explored how to “become more together” through dialogue, learning, and collaboration.
Continuing on its path towards more diversity and outreach to the Global South, PaRD elected new leadership at the annual meeting in South Africa.
Bringing more representation to the Global South, marginalised communities, and not yet represented religions; PaRD welcomes nine new members in 2021.
Khushwant Singh spoke on the inclusive process of the new PaRD strategy for 2022-2026, the importance of building partnerships in the Global South, and how South African leders have inspired him on the path of dialogue.