The John Ray Initiative (JRI) organises and collaborates in many conferences, seminars and consultations.

There has been an Annual Conference held for a number of years, and the list below has links to information about upcoming conferences and events and resource materials made available following past conferences.

March 2017 Conference

‘Nature in the Balance’ – to be held at Bournville College, Birmingham on Saturday 18th March 2017. Full details from this link

March 2016 Conference

A Sustainable Future? A serious look at the new Sustainable Development Goals

Held at Bournville College, Birmingham. Reports and downloads from the main speakers and all seminars can be found here

March 2015 Conference

Responding to the Challenge of Climate Change

Held at Redcliffe College, Gloucester.

March 2014 Conference

Sustainable Communities: What has the church got to offer?

Held at Redcliffe College, Gloucester. Videos (on YouTube) of keynote speakers Ruth Valerio and Tim Gorringe

March 2013 Conference

Genetically modified food and crops

Held at Redcliffe College, Gloucester. Full report with video and audio recordings, and Powerpoint files.