Justice Issues

Nairobi, Kenya: UN signals ‘end’ of throwaway plastic

... we know plastics are already damaging life in the sea. We don't know how much more damage it can take before whole ecosystems...

‘Even poverty is better than migration torture’ – Archbishop of Dakar

“Please, dear young people, it is we who will build our country, it is up to us to develop it. No one else...

Farming and Forests Action Critical to Climate and Sustainability

These events will highlight an important reality: the transformation of the world’s energy systems is increasingly well understood, a transformation of the world’s agriculture...

The Elders condemn Libya slave auctions, demand migrants’ rights respected

October 2017 - CNN record the live auction of human beings as slaves, which it broadcast on 17 November 2017. The reporter, Elbargir, was...

One-third of global population will be overweight or obese by 2025

"... we now live in a world in which more people are obese than underweight."  - The Lancet The Guardian's Health editor, Sarah Boseley, reported...

Red Wednesday – Address by Archbishop Eamon Martin

Address of Archbishop Eamon Martin at Vigil of Prayer for lighting red Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh, for #RedWednesday Jesus told his apostles before he left...

Red Wednesday – in defence of people of faith throughout the world

STAND UP FOR FAITH AND FREEDOM on Wednesday 22 November 2017 Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) Ireland are asking that we stand in...

First World Day of the Poor – Sunday 19th Novembe 2017

"Let us love, not with words, but with deeds." The First World Day of the Poor was announced by Pope Francis on the Feast...