#LiveLaudatoSi Canada Learning Webinar: Listening to Youth
“Intergenerational solidarity is not optional, but rather a basic question of justice, since the world we have received also belongs to those who will follow us.”Pope Francis, ¶ 159 Laudato Si’
Learn how Canadian Catholics can act in support and solidarity with Indigenous and Youth environmental leaders.
Time/Date:February 19, 3pm (Toronto Time)
Purpose:To introduce three dynamic young Canadian women who are defending land, water, culture and our future. Hanna Edenshaw of the Haida Gwaii Nation, Sadie-Phoenix Lavoie an Anishinaabe Two-Spirit from Sagkeeng First Nation and Rebecca Rathbone will share their experiences, the projects they are currently working on and how we can support them. We will also be discussing the disproportionate impact that climate change and unsustainable resource extraction have on Indigenous Communities in Canada and elsewhere.