Year of Jewish Learning on the Environment

Core teachings on 18 topics linking Torah and the environment were released between Tu b'Shevat 5772 and Tu b'Shevat 5773 as part of Jewcology's Year of Jewish Learning on the Environment, in partnership with Canfei Nesharim and a host of other organizations who shared materials across the Jewish community.

The materials were shared at least 145 times on the web, in at least 99 social media postings, and reached over 51,000 people during the course of the year, as part of a Year of Jewish Learning on the Environment. The materials comprise the most comprehensive set of learning materials on Torah and the environment ever created, and are intended as a resource for the entire Jewish community!   

Release Date: October 10
Release Date: October 24
Release Date: November 14
Core Teaching #15: Toward a Wiser Use of Energy
Release Date: December 5


Become a sponsor! Jewcology is now inviting Jewish organizations - websites, publications, and communities - to join its Year of Jewish Learning on the Environment by becoming a Core Teachings Sponsor.  To learn more, email us at  




The Year of Jewish Learning on the Environment is a partnership project organized by Jewcology and Canfei Nesharim, with support from the Shedlin Outreach Foundation and the ROI Community, a community of young Jewish innovators founded by Lynn Schusterman.  Jewcology was launched by a team of Jewish environmentalists who connected through the ROI Community.