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European Youth Hearing on Poverty, Wealth and Ecology

In response to the call to raise the voice of young people on climate justice, the young delegates of a WCC-CEC consultation on Poverty, Wealth and Ecology, representing young Christians in Europe through the Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe, World Student Christian Federation Europe Region and SYNDESMOS, the World Fellowship of Orthodox Youth, presented the following contribution to be taken into account in the process of the global ecumenical AGAPE consultation.

12 November 2010

The Budapest Ecumenical Youth Declaration

Addressing Poverty, Wealth and Ecology

In response to the call to raise the voice of young people on climate justice, we the young delegates of WCC-CEC consultation “Poverty, Wealth and Ecology”, representing young Christians in Europe through the Ecumenical Youth Council in Europe, World Student Christian Federation Europe Region and SYNDESMOS, the World Fellowship of Orthodox Youth, present the following contribution to be taken into account in the process of the global ecumenical AGAPE consultation.

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