Tag Archive for Environmental Justice

Environmental Justice

Environmental-Justice-HeaderWe call on U.S. policymakers to support the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and collaborate with international leaders to develop and implement a future global climate agreement that promotes sustainable international environmental standards. Further, we ask the U.S. to invest in multilateral funds to build climate resiliency of vulnerable communities in our nation and worldwide, and develop new jobs in sustainable industries like energy efficiency and green infrastructure.

Bishops on Carbon Pollution: A Model for Faith-Based Advocacy

carbon_pollutionAs predicted by Fr. Hug, on June 2, 2014, President Obama announced Environmental Protection Agency regulations to cut carbon pollution from the nation’s power plants 30 percent from 2005 levels by 2030.

Green & Gold Goes Green: Top 10 Ways University of San Francisco Stays Sustainable

usf_10ways_to_sustainabilitycampusJulia Morreale, ISN’s environmental justice/sustainability intern, takes a look at the top 10 ways her school (University of San Francisco) stays sustainable. How does YOUR institution embrace sustainability?

Just Sustainability: A Letter to Pope Francis | Update #4 (FINAL)

Screen-Shot-2014-08-09-at-10.00.45-AM-300x300The following is one in a series of updates that Jim Hug, S.J. is providing from the Just Sustainability: Hope for the Commons Conference at Seattle University from August 7-9, 2014.