A youth delegation has been representing the member churches to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) since the COP17 in Durban, South africa.

This year, young LWF delegates will participate in the COP23 in Bonn, Germany.

 

COP 23 - Bonn, Germany - 2017

Delegates

  • Mr Sam SUKE, Lutheran Church of Australia, Australia
  • Mr Sikiom Sagenan KISKU POLLOB, Bangladesh Northern Evangelical Church, Bangladesh
  • Rev. Ida VARTIALA Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland,  Finland
  • Mr Lasse SCHMIDT-KLIE, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Hanover Germany
  • Ms Helena Merle FUNK, Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Northern Germany, Germany
  • Ms Kathrin NATHO Evangelical Church in Central Germany, Germany
  • Mr Sindri Geir OSKARSSON. The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Iceland. Iceland
  • Mr Edgar TOCLO Lutheran Church in the Philippines, The Philippines
  • Ms R.B.Sherly PRIYANKA, United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India, India
  • Mr Daniel Andy Hoffmann SINAGA,  Batak Christian Protestant Church,  Indonesia
  • Mr  Khulekani MAGWAZAH,  Evangelical Lutheran Church in South Africa, South Africa

LWF Staff

  • Ms.  Caroline Bader, LWF Youth Secretary,  Germany

Events

“Creation- not for sale” - LWF delegation at COP 23

News

COP 22 - Marrakech, Morocco - 2016

Delegates

  • Mr Biruk Kebede ABETEW , LWF Ethiopia, Ethiopia
  • Ms Mami Brunah ARO SANDANIAINA , Malagasy Lutheran Church,  Madagascar
  • Mr Pascal KAMA, The Lutheran Church of Senegal, Senegal
  • Ms Lily KWAW, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ghana, Ghana
  • Ms Ditebogo Caroline LEBEA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa, South Africa
  • Mr Khulekani Sizwe  MAGWAZA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa, South Africa
  • Ms Mari SALL Mari   SALL, LWF Mauretania, Mauretania     
  • Mr Cedrick YUMBA KITWA , Evangelical Lutheran Church in Congo,  Democratic Republic of Congo

News

COP 21 - Paris, France - 2015

Delegates

  • Ms  Pranita Biswasi, Jeypore Evangelical Lutheran Church,  India
  • Mr. Jeffrey Buhse,  Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Canada  
  • Ms. Paula Charlotte Göhre,  Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria, Germany
  • Mr. Pascal Kama, Lutheran Church of Senegal, Senegal
  • Ms. Vera Tkach,  Federation of Evangelical Lutheran Churches in Russia and Other States, Russian Federation
  • Ms. Tamesha Martina Watson,  Evangelical Lutheran Church in Guyana, Guyana

LWF Staff

  • Mr. Martin Junge, LWF General Secretary, Chile
  • Mr. Martin Kopp, LWF Climate Justice Advocacy Officer,  France
  • Ms.  Caroline Bader, LWF Youth Secretary,  Germany

News

COP 20 - Lima, Peru - 2014

Delegates

  • Mr  Jeff Buhse, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada,  Canada
  • Ms  Pranita Biswasi, Jeypore Evangelical Lutheran Church,  India
  • Ms Martha Spangler, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, USA
  • Mr  Leiff Andersen, Church of Norway,  Norway
  • Ms  Matilda Mattson, Church of Sweden, Sweden
  • Mr Luis Flores, Lutheran Church of Peru, Peru
  • Mr Warime Guti, ELC-PNG, Papua-New Guinea
  • Mr  Martin  Kopp, Union of Protestant Churches of Alsace and Lorraine, France

LWF Staff

  • Ms.  Caroline Bader, LWF Youth Secretary,  Germany

News

COP 19 - Warsaw, Poland - 2013

Delegates

  • Ms Pranita Biswasi, Jeypore Evangelical Lutheran Church-United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India; India
  • Ms Raquel Kleber, Evangelical Church of the Lutheran Confession in Brazil, Brazil
  • Mr Martin Kopp, Union of Protestant Churches of Alsace and Lorraine, France
  • Ms Matilda Mattson, Church of Sweden, Sweden
  • Ms Rose Stephens-Booker, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, USA
  • Mr Piotrek Sztwiertnia, Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland, Poland
  • Mr Elija Zina, Lutheran Church in Liberia, LWF Council member, Liberia

LWF Staff

  • Ms.  Caroline Bader, LWF Youth Secretary,  Germany

News

COP 18 - Doha, Qatar - 2012

Delegates

  • Nahun STÜRTZ , United Evangelical Lutheran Church, Argentina
  • Ms Raquel Kleber, Evangelical Church of the Lutheran Confession in Brazil, Brazil
  • Mr Warime Guti, ELC-PNG, Papua-New Guinea
  • Ms  Anila Esther RAVI  SAMSON, United Evangelical Lutheran Churches in India,  India
  • Ms Iwona Anna BARANIEC,  Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland, Poland
  • Mr Chris Böer,Evangelical Lutheran Church of Schaumburg-Lippe,  Germany
  • Mr  Jeff Buhse, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada,  Canada
  • Mr  Leiff Andersen, Church of Norway,  Norway

News

COP 17 - Durban, South Africa - 2011

Delegates

  • Ms Eun-Hae KWON, Lutheran Church in Korea, South Korea (LWF Council)
  • Mr Joakim Book Jönsson, Church of Sweden, Sweden
  • Ms Raquel Kleber, Evangelical Church of the Lutheran Confession in Brazil, Brazil
  • Mr Sean Darryn Kuryszczuk, Evangelical Lutheran Church in South Africa, South Africa
  • Mr Hierald Edgardo Osorto, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, USA
  • Mr Mike Lulanga, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Malawi, Malawi
  • Mr Viktor Liszka,The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hungary, Hungary

LWF Staff

  • Rev Roger Schmidt, LWF Youth Secretary, Germany

Program 

  • Young people for Ecojustice at the Climate Change Summit in Durban

Goal

  • Young people have put Ecojustice to the agenda of their churches and societies