Pope Francis, the climate activist

The world may hear more about the Pope’s coming encyclical on climate change when he visits Tacloban City this January

By Pia Ranada
Passig City Rappler
January 8, 2015

MANILA, Philippines – Many are familiar with Pope Francis’ love for the poor and his commitment to a simple lifestyle, but did you know that he is also a devoted activist for climate change awareness and a passionate environmentalist?