Catholics urge action as UN report forecasts climate crisis in coming decades

October 10, 2018
By Brian Roewe and Chris Herlinger
National Catholic Reporter

Halting future global crisis requires unprecedented but doable action, experts say

The global community finds itself at a “can’t-fail moment,” United Nations officials said with the release of a major report that foresees an ecosystem-altering climate crisis mere decades away that will impact the lives of hundreds of millions of people unless “unprecedented” transitions across society occur.