Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

International Seminar “Beyond sustainable development: integral ecology”

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10 settembre 2015

 

International Seminar “Beyond sustainable development: integral ecology”

10 September 2015

 

 

The Center for International Solidarity together with the Center for the Social Doctrine of the Church of Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and are glad to invite you to the International Seminar “Beyond sustainable development: integral ecology”.
 
On the eve of the UN Summit to adopt the post-2015 development agenda and after the release of the Encyclical Letter Laudato si’ of Pope Francis on Care for our Common Home, the seminar intends to reflect about the need for an integral ecology, also building upon recent publications publications edited by Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, “Energy, Justice and Peace, a reflection on energy in the current context of development and environmental protection” (2014) and “Terra e Cibo” (2015).
 

4.30 pm Welcoming Addresses

Roberto Cauda, Director of the Center for International Solidarity, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Evandro Botto, Director of the Center for the Social Doctrine of the Church, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

 

4.40 pm The SDGs from the viewpoint of the Encyclical Letter Laudato si’ and  the volumes edited by Pontifical Council

H. E. Card. Peter K.A. Turkson, President of Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

 

5.10 pm Earth, Food and Energy: which contribution universities can provide for sustainable development?

Simona Beretta, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

 

5.25 pm Development and human dignity. An ecology where “everything is connected”

Tebaldo Vinciguerra, Official of Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

 

5.40 pm Business perspectives related to development challenges: “Implementing Laudato si': Cadres of Bureaucrats or Companies of Saints?”

Michael Taylor, Executive manager of Vita Nuova, a company that helps rebuild distressed communities in the USA, and chairman of the non-profit Pax in Terra, that helps the poor in the USA, Peru and India

 

5.55 pm Governance and social inclusion: best practices in low income countries

Representative of Caritas

 

6.10 pm            Question time

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