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Thousands Displaced Following Severe Monsoons in Region
This report is contributed by Maria Lozano and Oliver Maksan of Aid to the Church in Need. * * * Severe monsoon rainfall this summer has affected large swaths of Myanmar, putting some 1.3 million people at risk, particularly in the impoverished states of the particularly poor states of Chin and Rakhine in th...read more
Articles from section "Environment"
President of Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace Sends Message to Islamic Climate Change Summit in Istanbul
Cardinal Peter Turkson has called on believers of different faiths to work together to confront the ecological crisis. The Ghanaian cardinal who serves as president of the Pontifical Council …read more
Fr. Thomas Rosica's Keynote Address to the Catholic Media Convention, Buffalo, NY
Thank you for the privilege of addressing this important gathering of Catholic journalists and media colleagues from throughout North America. This afternoon I would like to speak to you …read more
Appeals for Support on Implementation of National Carbon Standard
“The U.S. bishops stand united with the Holy Father in his call to protect creation,” Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami According to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops,Archbishop …read more
Justice and Peace Council President Gives ZENIT In-Depth Look at ‘Laudato Si’
Ghanaian Cardinal Peter Turkson has suggested that Pope Francis and his encyclical intend to promote the nobility of business—as Pope Francis has recognized in the past—and to warn against …read more
British Ambassador to Holy See Reflects on “The New Climate Economy. How Economic Growth and Sustainability Can Go Hand in Hand” Conference in Rome
Below is a reflection of British Ambassador to the Holy See Nigel Baker, entitled 'Church, government, business: a climate change alliance.' Published on May 21st, it is from Ambassador …read more