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Dilemma between growth and sustainability in agriculture

“There is the recognition, by society and governments, of the public interest in the social, environmental, cultural, and economic functions, not only productive or mercantile, associated with  agricultural holdings , bringing  agriculture  to a position as the main subject of the new construction of  development….

Catholic leaders call for due diligence in supply chains

globe-2-160x150More than 70 Catholics bishops have signed the statement we reproduce here calling the EU to reinforce the supply chain due diligence in order to stop the complicity of transnational companies in funding conflicts.

We need supply chain due diligence to stop complicity in funding conflicts

Companies are selling products containing natural resources that fuel violence and suffering.
We, Catholic leaders throughout the world, call on the EU to put an end to this.