30 May '15, 4pm

Pope Francis, business and govt leaders come together for #climate action @Pontifex @WorldResour…

Pope Francis, business and govt leaders come together for #climate action @Pontifex @WorldResour…

“Take good care of creation. St. Francis wanted that. People occasionally forgive, but nature never does. If we don’t take care of the environment, there’s no way of getting around it. “ Pope Francis may have spoken those words in 2013, but it’s a message that came through again just last week. An especially unique dialogue took place May 20th at the Pontificia Universita Della Santa Croce in Rome, focused on “The New Climate Economy: How Economic Growth and Sustainability Can Go hand in Hand.” As part of a series of events in the run-up to the highly anticipated papal encyclical on climate change , the New Climate Economy project was invited to provide a strong economic and business voice to demonstrate that climate action and economic growth can and should occur together . Organized by the Kingdom of the Netherlands, WRI and the New Climate Economy, the event brought tog...

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