Citizens Climate Lobby National Video Meeting
Date & Time
Sat, Dec 14 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
1740 Hillside Rd
Unitarian Society of S.B.
Carolyn Woo, former CEO of Catholic Relief Services
Our December guest knows something about leveraging the power of the faith community to address climate change. Earlier this year, Carolyn Woo spearheaded a dialogue at the Pontifical Academy of the Sciences on “The Energy Transition and Care for Our Common Home.” At the conclusion of the event, leaders from the energy sector and the global investment community released a statement saying, “The combination of policies and carbon pricing mechanisms should be designed in a way that simultaneously delivers innovation and investment in low carbon solutions while assisting those who are least able to pay.” Woo, currently a Distinguished President’s Fellow for Global Development at Purdue University, served as President and CEO of Catholic Relief Services from 2012 to 2016. She was featured in the May/June 2013 issue of Foreign Policy as one of the 500 Most Powerful people on the planet and one of only 33 in the category of “a force for good.”
All are welcome! Come and learn what CCL is doing to address climate disruption.
Coffee and morning snacks will be served.