Part one of a two-part interview
with Fr Pedro Walpole SJ by journalist Martin Flanagan. Recorded at the Jesuit
Social Services All Staff Day, 12 December 2009.
An environmental scientist with
experience in disaster mitigation, Fr Walpole talks about founding
Environmental Sustainability for Social Change, a group using scientific data
on the environment to advocate for changes aimed at making poor communities
less susceptible to natural disaster. He also talks about his experiences
working in an area wracked by conflict.