Church Resolutions: Disaster Resilience Policy

This year, General Convention — the legislative governing body of the Episcopal Church — passed 19 resolutions for the care of God’s creation. Each Tuesday, we feature one here!

D007_ Disaster Resilience Policy

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2018-D007: “Disaster Resilience Policy”

Commends Episcopal Relief and Development, urges the federal government to support long-term economic recovery from natural disasters (many of which are caused or exacerbated by climate change), and urges the U.S. to invest in climate-change disaster and resilience planning.

Read the full text of the resolution here: https://www.vbinder.net/resolutions/D007

Learn about all 19 resolutions here: https://episcopalclimatenews.com/2018/07/20/general-convention-passes-19-resolutions-for-the-care-of-gods-creation/

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