COP27: Take action on the climate crisis

Progress was made at COP26 – but it wasn’t enough. Too many cans were kicked down the road to the next UN climate summit, COP27, which is taking place in Egypt in November.

It’s clear we need leaders to put us on track to end the climate crisis. We need them to stop kicking the can down the road.

COP27 events

Pray for our common home

During COP27, we invite you to use some of these prayers and intercessions.

How CAFOD supporters campaigned for action in 2022

29 November 2022

Despite some of the most challenging circumstances, Catholics across England and Wales have continued to make their voices as loud as ever to call for a better, fairer world in 2022.

A meeting room at COP27 in Egypt

COP27 ends with agreement to set up loss and damage fund

20 November 2022

COP27 ended two days later than planned as negotiations continued late into the night.

Cardinal Parolin delivered the message to leaders in Sharm El-Sheikh on behalf of Pope Francis (Image: UNFCCC)

COP27: Holy See calls for action from world leaders

8 November 2022

Cardinal Parolin, the Holy See's Secretary of State, delivered a message on behalf of Pope Francis to COP27 in Egypt.

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