Justice Resources

Faculty Learning Commons Topics and Selected Starter Resources

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Advocacy and resources on:

 

The following are two classroom-tested introductory resources for each archived topic.

 

1) FORCED LABOR http://university.crs.org/session/session-i-the-case-of-forced-labor

 

2) SEX TRAFFICKING http://university.crs.org/session/session-ii-sex-trafficking

 

3) UNPACKING FOOD SECURITY http://university.crs.org/session/session-i-unpacking-food-security

 

4) FAIR TRADE AND ETHICAL TRADE: STATE OF THE MOVEMENT http://university.crs.org/session/fair-trade-and-ethical-trade-state-movement

 

5) FAIR TRADE IMPACT: COFFEE AS A CASE STUDY http://university.crs.org/session/fair-trade-impact-coffee-case-study

 

6) INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR HEALTHIER COMMUNITIES http://university.crs.org/session/session-i-ict4d-healthier-communities

 

7) INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR BETTER BUSINESS http://university.crs.org/session/session-ii-ict4d-%E2%80%93-better-business

 

8) THE ROAD TO PARIS AND BEYOND – A PRIMER ON CLIMATE CHANGE POLICY, ACTION, AND ETHICS http://university.crs.org/session/session-1-road-paris-and-beyond-primer-climate-change-policy-action-and-ethics

  • Climate Change Facts, by the Global Catholic Climate Movement. Includes 16-minute video based on the work of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. The video considers several questions, among which: 1) What role does inequality play in the way climate change impact is felt? 2) In what ways are people mitigating and adapting to climate change? 3) What will enable necessary mitigation and adaptation internationally?

 

9) CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE WORLD’S MOST VULNERABLE PLACES – INNOVATIONS IN ADAPTATION http://university.crs.org/session/session-2-climate-change-world%E2%80%99s-most-vulnerable-places-innovations-adaptation

 

10) CLIMATE CHANGE AND FOOD SECURITY IN THE WORLD’S MOST VULNERABLE REGIONS

  • A Way Forward: Facing Climate Change
    Explore the global impact of climate change and its devastating effects—and learn what scientists suggest in response—in this short documentary film from National Geographic and the UN Foundation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAA7FEqYTjA

 

11) PEACEBUILDING http://university.crs.org/session/what-peacebuilding-and-what-catholic-about-it

 

12) AFTER THE PEACE ACCORD: TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE AND RECONCILIATION http://university.crs.org/session/after-peace-accord-transitional-justice-and-reconciliation

 

13) CIVIL SOCIETY, THE CHURCH & PEACE PROCESSES http://university.crs.org/session/churchs-role-peace-processes

 

14) INTER-RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE AND ACTION http://university.crs.org/session/inter-religious-dialogue-and-action