Islamic Declaration on Global Climate Change


The International Islamic Climate Change Symposium was held in Istanbul in mid-November 2014 to discuss a draft “Islamic Declaration on Climate Change” which has now been published.  The Declaration clearly states that global climate change is “human-induced” and goes on to state the following:

Our species, though selected to be a caretaker or steward (khalifah) on the earth, has been the cause of such corruption and devastation on it that we are in danger ending life as we know it on our planet.