Our dominant current socio-economic and political systems have become decoupled from the larger ecology of life. Our relationship with the natural environment and animals has changed dramatically over time. My Fellowship ‘Ethics of the Anthropocene‘ (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) intends to discuss these past patterns and future pathways with (indigenous) religious leaders.
Religion and Animals
Learning from various religions and worldviews about our relationship with animals may be a way we can begin to address the sustainability challenges we see today. Below the first interviews in a series of conversations with religious leaders and their vision on how we should relate to nature and the animals within.