Pope Francis is currently visiting Myanmar, bringing words of respect and inter-religious peaceful dialogue in a country that has become the subject of international scrutiny for its human rights situation. Several tensions indeed exist in Myanmar, especially related to the plight of the Muslim community in Rakhine state, who self-identify as Rohingya.
An interview with Father Rodrigo Peret from Franciscans International, member of Iglesias & Mineria network and of People’s Dialogue, about his recent arrest in Zimbabwe and the threats that environmental defenders face globally.
Regional Conference, Abidjan, 21-23 November 2017.
Time has come to answer Pope Francis’s call to action and tackle the climate crisis at its roots.
Looking back at the panel discussion “Extractives in Latin America: grassroots and international community responses”