a report to the COMECE Bishops and a contribution to COP 21
Ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21), COMECE presents to the negotiators, to concerned EU citizens and to all who care about the future of our planet a comprehensive report on the climate issue.
The negotiations of the UN Climate Summit COP 21, which takes place in Paris towards the end of the year, presents a great challenge to our planet and to the whole of humanity. Inspired by the appeal launched by Pope Francis, the COMECE bishops held their autumn plenary assembly in Paris as a sign of their great engagement with the climate change issue.
Les Bernardins invitent Connie Hedegaard (Danemark), ancienne commissaire européenne, présidente de la Fondation Kann, et le Cardinal Reinhard Marx à débattre des enjeux institutionnels et éducatifs de la conversion écologique.
Ahead of COP 21, Cardinal Marx, the President of COMECE, has signed the following appeal issued by Cardinals, Patriarchs and Bishops from across the globe representing the continental groupings of national episcopal conferences.