Ecology

Bishops sign document calling for action against climate change


Archbishop Gabriel Mbilingi , President of
SECAM, Archbishop of Lubango
signing the statement on Climate Change.

Five presidents of continental bishops’ conferences and leaders of the Catholic Church organizations on October 26, 2018, called on government leaders to take ambitious and immediate action to tackle and overcome the devastating effects of the climate crisis.
In the context of a recent UN IPCC report on the urgent need to develop policies that limit global warming to 1.5 degrees, Church leaders ask for the next United Nations climate change conference (COP24, Katowice, Poland, December 2018) to prove a milestone in the path set out in 2015 in Paris. Read more. 

   
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