CIDSE Highlights No.36, May - June 2018
'Missionary disciples: custodians of our common home - Discernment in light of the encyclical Laudato si’', CELAM pastoral letter. January 2018.
(Original text in Spanish. Unofficial translations in EN / DE / FR)
The power of people gathering and exchanging ideas can be huge and long-lasting; people become ambassadors for change at home and in their communities.
Invitation to sef: and CIDSE Policy Lunch, Brussels, 12 July 2018; 12:00 - 14:00, Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia to the EU
Rue Montoyer 47, 1040 Brussels
It's time to prepare together to make this a revolutionary year for climate action.
Montreal, June 21, 2018 – As a follow-up to World Refugee Day, the Board of Directors of CIDSE welcomes the announced change in migration policy of the United States which would end the process of separating families crossing the border from Mexico to the United States, but remains extremely concerned about the families that have already been separated and for which the future is still uncertain. This situation is the result of an unacceptable and inhumane zero-tolerance immigration policy.
Annual Report 2017 (also available in ES and FR)
Problems of access to energy, with communities not being able to afford energy produced in their region and at the same time having to deal with the impact of that exploitation on their environment is a widespread problem. We have discussed this with Melania Chiponda from WoMin, South Africa, and with Andrea Torres Bobadilla from Tierra Digna, Colombia.
Open-Ended Intergovernmental Working Group on a Legally Binding Instrument on TNCs and OBEs with respect to human rights- OEIGWG
June 5, 2018.
...says a group of civil society organizations on the occasion of the European Development Days and World Environment Day.