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Cardinal Turkson emphasizes urgency of meeting UN’s sustainable development goals

March 06, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: The prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development called for “an ecological and comprehensive conversion that can transform the world. And we need to do this urgently.” He made his remarks at a press conference (video) devoted to an upcoming Vatican conference on “Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Listening to the cry of the earth and of the poor.” (The United Nations adopted 17 sustainable development goals in 2015.)

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