Pope calls on world leaders to provide ‘effective responses’ to climate change – BBC News

Pope Francis has called on world leaders meeting next week at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow to provide “effective responses” to climate change and offer “concrete hope” to future generations, in a message recorded exclusively for the BBC.

Speaking from the Vatican for BBC Radio 4’s Thought for the Day, the Pope spoke about the Covid-19 pandemic, climate change and economic difficulties, and urged the world to respond to them with vision and radical decisions, so as not to “waste opportunities” that the current challenges present.

Listen to the full Thought for the Day on BBC Sounds now.

Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog