Open letter of the communities affected by mining operations, received in Rome by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

Open letter of the communities affected by mining operations, received in Rome by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

On July 17-19, 2015 the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace (PCJP), in collaboration with the Latin American network Churches and Mining, organized a meeting in Rome with representatives of communities affected by mining activities titled “In union with God, we hear a cry”. This meeting was highly anticipated by our communities, which are increasingly […]

The Role of ERI Leaders in the Schools of Latin America By Olivier Manchoulas

The Role of ERI Leaders in the Schools of Latin America By Olivier Manchoulas

The second meeting of Edmund Rice International (ERI) Latin America took place in July in the city of Cochabamba, Bolivia. Representatives of the schools and educational centers of the Congregation in our continent (Mundo Mejor College, Fe y Alegría College, Brother Manolo Center, Cardinal Newman College and Stella Maris College) who work in the area […]

On the economics of the end of the world as we know it

On the economics of the end of the world as we know it

In December talks in Paris involving more than 200 countries may result in a new agreement aimed at reducing carbon emissions. In the months leading up to the conference, The Economist will bepublishing guest columns by experts on the economic issues involved. Here, Christoph Rheinberger (pictured right) and Nicolas Treich (at left) of the Toulouse School of Economics […]