Newsletter Items from the Justice & Peace Group week commencing 10-7-22

Justice & Peace Meeting On Tues 12th July at 7pm the Justice & Peace group will be meeting at Holy Family.  Those who attend Lancing church would be most welcome to attend

 

CAFOD Campaign Fix the Food System The global food system is broken. It doesn’t work for those who work the hardest and it’s a major driver of the climate emergency.  Please take action & sign the petition to Foreign Secretary Liz Truss  cafod.org.uk/Campaign/Fix-the-food-system

 

We are a Fairtrade Church Chocolate is one of the UK’s favourite foods. The farmers growing cocoa however, do not reap the rewards of its popularity, with many experiencing extreme poverty. Together with farmers and businesses, Fairtrade is working for a fairer world .fairtrade.org.uk/

 

Water Shortage in India – From NJPN E-Bulletin A video has gone viral showing two women scaling the wall of a well to access water has highlighted the acute shortage in several areas of the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.  The video shows the women on the wall of the well without a rope or harness to access water. People in Ghusiya village have been forced to take such extreme measures after wells and ponds have dried. Several other areas across India are facing similar water crisis.  .bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-61679615

 

Live Simply Tip of the Week Turn off the water while brushing your teeth and/or while lathering up in the shower. A running tap can waste over six litres per minute.

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