In conjunction with the Friends Committee on National Legislation's Spring Lobby Weekend and the Global Lenten Fast for Climate Justice coordinated by the Global Catholic Climate Covenant, this lunchtime event will include prayer from multiple faith traditions and accompanying music.
This Lent (February 18 – April 2) the Global Catholic Climate Movement is calling for a global fast for climate justice, joining the year-long #FastForTheClimate interfaith effort.
Write your member of Congress today and let him/her know that climate change is important to you and that they should contribute to the Green Climate Fund.
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns, along with many of our faith-based colleagues, signed the following letter that was delivered to every member of the U.S. Senate.
The much anticipated 20th UN Climate Change Conference of Parties (COP20) in Lima, Peru, closed on December 14 with less-than-hoped-for outcomes.
World leaders will come together in Lima, Peru this December for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 20/CMP 10).
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns commends the administration’s $3 billion contribution to the Green Climate Fund. This fund has the potential to finance important adaptation and mitigation projects to transform the lives of the poorest and most vulnerable communities to climate change in developing countries and to protect God’s creation.
Send a message to the Senate and to President Obama to reject any legislation that approves the continuation of the Keystone XL pipeline.
As the effects of climate change become more pronounced, the eyes of the world are on international negotiators as they prepare for the 20th Conference of Parties (COP20) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to be held in Lima, Peru in early December.
Activists, scientists and concerned citizens around the world are calling on their governments to act decisively to prevent disastrous climate change.
This edition of Encounters highlights the importance of energy for civilization as we know it and the urgent need for changes in the global economy in order to avoid the worst effects.
Sign this petition to President Obama and Congress urging the U.S.'s moral leadership at the UN climate summit in September 2014.