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Laudato Si’: CIDSE members join the Pope’s encyclical call for urgent action to tackle climate change
In face of the mounting ecological crisis, the Pope’s urgent call comes at a crucial moment, as world leaders will have to take critical decisions on the future of development and the care for our planet.
In the aftermath of the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, millions of lives have been forever changed and the country has been overwhelmed by the scale of the tragedy.
In the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake in 2010, CIDSE member organisations (MOs) acted immediately by providing humanitarian assistance and have since then been working together with Haitian civil society strengthening their capacities, and they have accompanied local organisations in the reconstruction work.
"More action required at national and international level to stop human rights abuses by business"
Taking Care of Business: The impact of big business on people living in poverty, a Policy Paper by SCIAF, July 2014
CIDSE congratulates Alistair Dutton on his appointment as Director of SCIAF, our Scottish member organisation.
CIDSE's Scottish member organisation is looking for a new Director to "lead the organisation through the next exciting phase of its development and growth in its impact."
The following CIDSE members work in South Sudan
Scotland's ambitious climate policies should serve as inspiration for other countries to step up their efforts, CIDSE tells Scottish Minister Wheelhouse in Doha.