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Caritas rues ‘lack of political will’ to address hunger, ecological problems

July 20, 2017

The Church’s confederation of relief and development agencies recently called upon participants in a UN meeting to make greater efforts to address hunger and ecological concerns.

Citing two UN Sustainable Development Goals that address these issues, Caritas Internationalis said in a statement that “changing political priorities, lack of resources and [lack of] political will” are hindering efforts in these areas.


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