Water Justice Trinity Institute 2017

Location: 
Tymen Hall at Oblate School of Theology
285 Oblate Dr
San Antonio, 78216
Date(s): 
Repeats every day until Fri Mar 24 2017 .
March 23, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:30pm
March 24, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:30pm

You’re invited to attend Trinity Institute, an annual conference that takes place in New York City and at partner sites around the country via webcast, including at Oblate School of Theology.

Join the water justice movement! We’ll develop a deeper appreciation for water as a sacred gift, gain a thorough understanding of the relationship between water justice and climate change, and learn what we can do about water issues of access, pollution, drought, and rising tides.

Speakers:

  • Barbara Boxer (Former U.S. Senator and Climate Change Activist)
  • Winston Halapua (Archbishop of Polynesia and Aotearoa New Zealand, author and dean)
  • Katharine Hayhoe (Author, climate scientist and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech UNiversity)
  • Thabo Makgoba (Archbishop of Cape Town, South Africa, past chair of the Anglican Communion Environmental Network)
  • Christiana Peppard (Professor of Theology and Author of Just Water)
  • Maude Barlow (Blue Planet Project)
  • and others

 

When:

  • March 22: Opening Worship livestreamed at 6pm. Keynote at 7pm. This evening is FREE and open to the public.
  • March 23-24: 9 a.m. till 5:30 p.m. Price is $45 – includes snacks and lunch on Thursday and Friday. There is a 20 percent discount for groups of 5 or more – use coupon code “water5” at checkout. 

 

For more information, please go to their event listing, website, or call Brenda at 210.341.1366 ext. 212