Cry of the Earth/Cry of the Poor: Moral Implications of Climate Change, A Dialogue

Veerabhadran Ramanathan, PhD. Distinguished Professor of Climate Sciences, University of California at San Diego. Dr. Ramanathan is Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric and Climate Sciences at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego. He currently chairs an international science team from Asia, Africa, and Latin America under the Atmospheric Brown Clouds Program sponsored by the United Nations Environmental Program. Dr. Ramanathan also serves on Pope Francis’ Council for the Pontifical Academy of Sciences.

Martín Carbajo Núñez, OFM, SThD. Visiting Professor, Franciscan School of Theology, San Diego and Extraordinarius Faculty of Theology, Antonianum Pontifical University, Rome. Working in the fields of communication ethics and social ethics, Professor Carbajo investigates the relationship between public and private realms in human life and social networks, along with the Franciscan philosophical and theological tradition in order to formulate a global ethic and an integral ecology that promotes justice, peace, and the integrity of creation.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 5:30PM

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