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Iberê Guarani Mbyá
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Water and Spirituality

Iberê Guarany Mbyá, a Guanary tribe leader from Brazil makes an appeal to recognize the connection that living beings have with each other, and to recognize how damages to the natural resource base erodes the lives and livelihoods of indigenous communities. 

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A evening shot of a woman putting blessed puja flowers in the river Ganges in Varanasi, India
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Four ways that spirituality can revolutionize climate adaptation

Spiritual leaders from different faiths convened on 19 October, 2021 to exchange insights on how spirituality can not only provide resilience to climate impacts, but help boost adaptation. The event was also held to launch WAC’s Community of Practice on Water and Culture.

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Dharma Master Hsin Tao
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Webinar Script: Dharma Master Hsin Tao

Spirituality is like water, irrigating a multi-connected and mutually dependent and benefiting ecology, guiding us to love the earth together. This is the full script of Dharma Master Hsin Tao's speech during the webinar on 19 October, 2021 on water and spirituality for water adaptation.

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culture and water
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Course on Water Heritage

A TU Delft course aimed at addressing contemporary challenges from a socio-spatial and cultural perspective, and activate water heritage for decision-making in water management. Also, learn how to identify the spatial, social and cultural aspects of water heritage in the environment.

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stones on a pile
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Water and Spirituality

This declaration put the spotlight on the role water related spiritual wisdom could play in the introduction and design of adaptation strategies. It brought together spiritual leaders representing religions and indigenous peoples from around the world.

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Water and Spirituality for Climate Adaptation
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Webinar: Water and Spirituality for Climate Adaptation

19/10/2021 - 13:00 to 14:30

In this webinar, speakers discussed water-related spirituality as a source of inspiration and wisdom to cope with climate change impacts on the water cycle. This was a precursor to the dialogue among spiritual leaders to be held at the UN Water Decade Mid Term Review to be held in 2023.

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