No More Biodiversity Collapse: Rebalancing Social Systems With Nature

Laudato si' Week 2022. Monday, May 23: Response to the cry of the Earth (10 h CEST TIME/ROME)

Broadcast live from the Australian Catholic University in Rome, Father Joshtrom Kureethadam of the Vatican will lead a dynamic conversation centered on raising Indigenous voices ahead of the United Nations biodiversity conference later this year.


Featured speakers:

  • Sr. Alessandra Smerilli, FMA, Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development

  • Theresa Ardler, Research Indigenous Liaison Officer at Australian Catholic University, Director and Owner of Gweagal Cultural Connections

  • Vandana Shiva, founder of Navdanya Research Foundation for Science, Technology and Ecology in India and President of Navdanya International

  • Fr. Joshtrom Isaac Kureethadam, Head of the Vatican's Ecology and Creation Office, Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development

  • Angela Manno, award-winning artist

  • Greg Asner, the director of ASU's Center for Global Discovery and Conservation Science

20 May 2022