About the Conference

About the 2015 Conference

The conference will begin on the evening of Thursday, November 5 and conclude with lunch on Saturday, November 7. The preliminary schedule of events can be viewed here.


Conference organizers include the Hanley Sustainability Institute at the University of Dayton, Wallace Global Fund, the Franciscan Sisters of Mary, Healthcare Without Harm, GreenFaith, and Arabella Advisors.

Our commitment to sustainability

The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary. The University is a recognized leader in interdisciplinary human rights education and research and in 2014 established the Hanley Sustainability Institute for innovation in sustainability education. The University of Dayton was the first Catholic university in the U.S. to make a public commitment to divest of fossil fuel holdings in its long-term investment pool of nearly $700 million.


Hanley Sustainability Institute

Fitz Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2964