UN Climate Change Conference Paris 2015 (COP 21)

The UN Climate Change Conference opened in Paris today November 30th and will continue until December 11th, 2015.  Yolanda 3Yolanda Sanchez from GSIJP Office Geneva is representing us all in Paris.  She will attend events organized by NGOs and will share some of her experiences in due course.    Keep updated with the website

I am sure that many of you have seen on Facebook the photographs of 10,000 shoes that have been placed.  One photograph that I have taken from  Alex Andreou is this one entitled the ‘Paris shoe march.’  Shoes

A disturbing report of events on November 29th has been provided by IBON. See IBON report on Climate Justice.  Saturday and Sunday we witnessed marches all around the globe.   An estimated 785,000 people globally gathered for the BIGGEST Climate March in history! I attended the New York march.  Check the photos here for both marches   Some quick glimpses of New York March.

The Global Catholic Climate Movement

NY Climate March

Raging Grannies and their Daughters