Zimbabwe's drought situation and the economic collapse has exasperated to the food insecurity.The World Food Program had also estimated that nearly 8 million people would require food aid in 2020 as Zimbabwe faces severe food shortages.
Zimbabwe is facing a complex economic crisis, with the highest inflation rate in the world, according to the IMF. The country's food emergency is also part of a regional climate crisis that began with a severe drought in 2018. Read more: https://international.la-croix.com/news/zimbabwe-i...2 AnswersEconomics6 months ago
A French bishop has sparked a lively debate by provocatively asking how practising Catholics should act when there's an epidemic.
Bishop Pascal Roland, who leads the Diocese of Belley-Ars on France's eastern border with Switzeland, wonders if his native country has been been seized by an "epidemic of fear". https://bit.ly/38moqLf
We continue to hear of incidents that more than suggest that Catholics –in particular, their bishops – have learned very little from the clergy sex abuse crisis. Catholics do not want to see – or maybe we're too blinded by culture and history – what sexual abuse is really all about. https://bit.ly/38coNYZ
Why did Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman accused of blasphemy, seek political asylum in France?
Asia Bibi, a Christian from Pakistan, was arrested for blasphemy in 2009. A year later a Pakistani court sentenced to death by hanging.
But the country's supreme court acquitted her in October 2018 based on insufficient evidence. She remained under detention several more months before moving to Canada in May 2019. https://bit.ly/381ZybzPolitics7 months ago
Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of Yangon has appealed to Myanmar's government to scrap the constitutional provision that prohibits members of religious congregations from voting in elections.
The new populism and nationalism are exploiting religion. They are not interested in Christianity as such, not in faith, but in religion understood as a sign of identity, not out of conviction but out of the need to belong. https://bit.ly/2UHZzyz
Human communication inevitably and inseparably combines nonverbal and verbal elements. Most people intuitively understand this and, even if they take the processes for granted, they seldom have any difficulty communicating....https://bit.ly/2ttO0zJPsychology8 months ago
Calling U.S. President Donald Trump's Peace-to-Prosperity plan a "unilateral initiative," Church leaders in the Holy Land and elsewhere said it did not give "dignity and rights" to the Palestinians. https://bit.ly/3aZmXx64 AnswersPolitics8 months ago