Amazon Martyr: Don Alfredo

This October, the Vatican will gather bishops from around the world to discuss how to protect the Amazon and its people. Sadly, the Amazon is in desperate need of protection. Scores of advocates for justice–many of them devoted to protecting both the land and the...

Applications Open: GCCM Steering Committee

The Global Catholic Climate Movement seeks new members to serve on its Steering Committee. GCCM works within the Catholic Church to better care for our common home. Our founding document is Pope Francis’ encyclical on climate change and ecology, Laudato Si’. The...

Sacred Headwaters: Territories for Life

In March, leaders from the two most important Amazonian Indigenous organizations of Ecuador and Peru (CONFENIAE and AIDESEP) were joined by nearly 100 indigenous representatives from the Achuar, Shuar, Wampis, Awajun and Kichwa people in a historic Sacred Headwaters...