What is the significance of the 17 sustainable development goals for the churches? How can we act to promote and practice them in church and community.
We presume that economic growth is good but we do not ask the question ‘what enables a truly human life?’ When we do, as in this report, we can understand that the economy as a tool that should exist to
facilitate human and planetary flourishing. “Our economic system should be judged by its potential for sustaining life, both of people and planet, in ways that support the common good.”
Christian Aid’s partner, the Evangelical Association of Malawi, has already helped 5,000 farmers in southern Malawi to grow pigeon peas and to make a life-changing profit. They’re poised to help 8,000 more poor farmers thrive in the face of climate change.