September 30, 2020

“Attacking life is attacking God Himself” is the statement of the Vicariate of Puerto Maldonado regarding the assassination of an environmental leader

Roberto walked out to tour his forest concession in Madre de Dios, southeastern Peru, and did not return home. On the morning of September 11, his body, with gunshot wounds, was found by his father, Demetrio Pacheco, who is an environmental leader.

September 29, 2020

It’s time for Europe to lead a just transition, panel of experts agrees

Europe can and must do better for its people and the world in leading a just transition, a panel of global experts told hundreds of attendees on Thursday during a Season of Creation webinar.

September 24, 2020

Thousands unite for ‘Just Transition for Latin America’

Thousands of people from around the world drew inspiration for a “Just Transition for Latin America, the Continent of Hope” during the recent Season of Creation webinar titled by that name.

September 24, 2020

7 ways to safely join the Global Day of Climate Action

The COVID-19 pandemic forced online many climate strikes during recent months. But “Fridays for Future” has called for a Global Day of Climate Action on Friday 25 September, and strikes and demonstrations in line with pandemic safety recommendations are scheduled to take place around the world.

September 22, 2020

‘We are on your side,’ Cardinal Hollerich tells climate-striking youth

The Catholic Church stands with youth around the world who will participate in climate strikes on Friday 25 September, Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich said in a video.

September 21, 2020

EACOP and the dangers of speaking out against it in Uganda

“On matters EACOP, you do not have any rights!” These were the words of an Inspector General of Police in Uganda as he curtailed the freedom of Ugandans and locked up nine activists and journalists for planning a peaceful demonstration in Hoima.