Climate-Responsible Finance – a Moral Imperative towards Children

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A new study published in the journals “The Lancet” and “Child Abuse and Neglect” co-authored by the World Council of Churches (WCC) highlights the alarming impact of climate change on the health and wellbeing of children.

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Restoring India’s holiest river

Ganges at Varanasi

A long snout lined with sharp teeth slides above the water, followed by a broad back with a triangular fin. Then it is gone.

Spotting Ganga river dolphins in Northern India is tough. The muddy water hides them well and they are shy around boats. But their rarity is mostly down to the massive degradation of their home.

Now, sightings of the endangered dolphins and other wildlife are rebounding, conservationists say, thanks to a concerted effort to restore India’s most sacred river, which is an economic lifeline for more than 500 million people and supports countless species.

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