The Encyclical Laudato Si’ –what it means for the COP 21 negotiations and beyond
Organizations, networks and social movements publish the long-awaited report on the 3rd International Mission on the Right to Adequate Food and Nutrition in Guatemala, while also addressing the status of human rights defenders in the country. This report proposes a set of recommendations to tackle the structural causes of hunger in Guatemala.
Press release: Catholic Church worldwide calls for urgent climate action and for a major break-through at the COP 21 Paris Conference
Today, the presidents of all the continental Associations of Bishops’ Conferences issued a compelling appeal to the negotiating parties and heads of state working towards a new international climate agreement to be agreed this December at COP 21 in Paris.
Press release: 154 Religious leaders from all world regions call for a zero carbon, climate resilient and equitable future
“Guided by our religious beliefs, we as faith leaders have come together to call for an ambitious Parisoutcome."