The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur are involved in issues of justice and peace because of
2004: in favor of the Earth Charter (followed by study of water as a renewable resource) - an international initiative to establish a sound, ethical and sustainable foundation for emerging global society.
2003: vs. war in Iraq
2000: vs. death penalty
1999: in support for debt cancellation for countries so burdened by excessive and often unjust debt that they cannot become stable and productive members of the world community able to provide for their own citizens.
Nation corporate stances taken by SNDs in the United States:
1997: in favor of banning landmines
Please contact Sr. Margaret Hoffman if you are interested in learning more about any of these corporate stances.