Pax Christi International echoes the call by the Amazonian indigenous peoples, asking civil society from PanAmazonia and the world, the Catholic Church and all religious denominations concerned with the care of Creation, governments, international human rights institutions, the scientific community, artists and all people of good will, to join efforts in defense of the “beloved
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“An emergency like COVID-19 is defeated in the first place with the antibodies of solidarity” (Pope Francis: Meditation on a plan to resuscitate).
Pax Christi International joins in calls for urgent measures to protect Indigenous lives and culture from threats like COVID-19, deforestation, and human rights abuses.
In solidarity with indigenous organizations, federations and nationalities at the Amazon regional level, Pax Christi International co-signed a statement to express deep concern about the impending threat of COVID-19 in their ancestral territories and communities and to demand integrated, effective, and culturally adequate state responses to this crisis. This begins with an immediate moratorium on any