OUR GOAL IS..
To green pilgrims’ journeys and destination cities and sites and impact pilgrims’ individual and community lifestyles after returning home.
We are all responsible for the impact we have on the environment, culture and economy of the holy cities and sites we visit. Let’s make pilgrimage greener, cleaner and healthier, and leave a positive footprint
WHAT GREEN PILGRIMS DO..
- Focus on the spiritual, cultural and social experience along the route
- Engage diverse communities in a dialogue of hospitality
- Strengthen local economies
- Leave a positive footprint
WHAT WE DO
We foster DIALOGUE among pilgrim cities, faith communities and environmental organizations
MEET & SHARE
We organize conferences, seminars and workshops in which representatives of the cities and the faith communities MEET, SHARE and LEARN from each other
We provide INFORMATION about the principles of sustainable travel, green faith sources, environment and nature, the Pilgrim Footprint
AROUND THE WORLD
We work in JERUSALEM and throughout the HOLY LAND, while seeking partnerships AROUND THE WORLD
WHAT YOU CAN DO
You can learn why Green Pilgrimage is important, what is our impact on pilgrimage destinations, and use it to prepare for your next pilgrimage
You can become a Green Pilgrim, plan your next pilgrimage according to the Green Pilgrimage philosophy, and become an ambassador of Green Pilgrimage
You can also support our initiatives, financially or by volunteering, and help us make pilgrimage greener, cleaner and healthier for all