Faith for Earth initiative and Laudato Si

Faith for Earth initiative and Laudato Si

Three years ago the United Nations (UN) and faith groups around the world joined together to create something called the Faith for Earth Initiative. UN Environment founded the initiative with 20 faith organizations representing eight major religious bodies. Their aim was to promote environmental action and investing for environmental impact. In its three short years,…

National Advocacy Center shows no slow-down in 2019

National Advocacy Center shows no slow-down in 2019

The National Advocacy Center (NAC) has been working in overdrive the last couple of years. The year 2019 gives no indication that NAC will take its foot off the pedal.  “Three issues currently dominate NAC’s work: immigration, human trafficking and people living in the margin of society. These are the issues behind the faces of…

Human trafficking conference seeks policy change
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Human trafficking conference seeks policy change

“Fantastic conference on human trafficking!” “This was a really awesome day.” “Great advocacy. Great learning. Great leadership modeling.” These are just a few of the comments I heard from people who attended the National Advocacy Center (NAC) of Sisters of the Good Shepherd conference on human trafficking. I had a pretty good idea of what…