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Equity and Sustainability Unit

Equity and Sustainability: a unit on Pope Francis, poverty and the environment

 

Yarra Theological Union offers a 12-week unit, Equity and Sustainability (DT2/3016Y, DT9016Y) that relates the thinking of Pope Francis and other religious leaders in efforts to lift living standards in developing countries, reform global economic systems and protect the environment to ensure a sustainable future.

The unit examines key issues for world development, including the dialogue between religious values and economic matters. It is offered in the second semester. The lecturer is Dr Bruce Duncan.

See the YTU handbook, or contact the Registrar on (03) 9890 3711 or registrar@ytu.edu.au. For a flyer on this unit click here.

All eligible students of the University are invited to enrol.

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