Themes - 9 December 2012

en - `The World cannot wait’

"The world cannot wait - climate change is happening!"
Statement from the World Council of Churches


This statement from the World Council of Churches was made at the recent climate conference at Dohar, Qatar calling on people of faith to unite in the face of the challenge of climate chaos which is already happening

...........`We are living on a finite world with finite resources and within given planetary boundaries making obviously that infinite growth in consumption of energy and resources is impossible in a finite system.
As people of faith concerned for our sisters and brothers, we come to Doha extremely worried about food security as the severe shortages in crops face us with the prospect of horrific humanitarian crises that should be avoided........’

To read the whole statement click on the link to the right