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Webcast: Extracting Natural Resources with People in Mind

Please join the next Catholics Confront Global Poverty webcast – Extracting Natural Resources with People in Mind: Addressing Root Causes of Conflict and Poverty next Wednesday April 14, from 2-3 pm eastern time.  This Catholics Confront Global Poverty webcast will explore issues around the extraction of natural resources in the developing world such as the links between minerals and conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). We will examine the Church’s approach to natural resource extraction and discuss concrete ways for Catholics in the United States to have a real impact in helping people around the world ensure that their oil, minerals and other natural resources can fuel development.

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