Swindonian Martin Palmer environmentalist, author, broadcaster, and senior advisor to the Pope, will be delivering an online lecture Not back to Normal - planning for a better future Friday 22nd May 2020, 7:30pm – 9:00pm.
The 45-minute talk followed by a Q & A can be accessed via:
Martin will explore the environmental, community and theological challenges which the pandemic is raising across the world. He will stress the importance of a practical response to an anxious and ever-changing environment.
Martin grew up in Swindon in the late 1960s where his father, Derek Palmer, was vicar of Christ Church and one of the founders of the Old Town Ecumenical Parish. Martin is now the CEO of FaithInvest: The International Network on Conservation and Religion (INCR) which is an information and development hub working on supporting faith and conservation – including CelebrationEarth.