Top Vatican official voices concern about Trump’s policies on the environment
The Vatican has voiced concern about Donald Trump’s environmental policies along with other pledges made by the US president.
Cardinal Peter Turkson, prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, told a group of reporters yesterday that there is concern at the Vatican over Trump’s policies, including on the environment.
Trump’s position on immigration and his efforts to roll back US commitments on environmental regulations are “a challenge for us,” said the cardinal, whose office works on both questions and is charged with assisting bishops around the world as they promote Catholic social teaching.
Still, he said, “we are full of hope