Webinar Indigenous and Religious Views on Animals and Nature

The webinar will be held on Wednesday 14 April, 18.30h-20.30h CET.

03/05/2021 | 11:29 AM

Our relationship with the natural environment and animals has changed dramatically over time. In this webinar, we will discuss past patterns and future pathways with representatives of various indigenous cultures and religious beliefs. Learning from them about our relationship with animals may be a way we can begin to address the sustainability challenges we see today.


18.30-19.15 Introduction and movie ‘Animals Are Running Away From Us’ by Pim Martens.

19.15-19.30 Ruth Valerio – Canon Theologian Rochester Cathedral

19.30-19.45 Angaangaq Angakkorsuaq – Kalaallit Shaman from Greenland

19.45-20.00 Jayasinhji Jhala – Hindu Prince

20.00-20.30 Discussion and Q&A

This webinar is free of charge, but you need to register by sending an email before 10 April to marjolijn.staarink@vu.nl. The link for the webinar will then be sent to you in due time.