Solidarity with Sierra Leone after Mudslide Disaster

(Cover photo: UPI News-Ernest Henry/EPA) The mountain town of Regent in the greater Freetown area of Sierra Leone experienced heavy rains on the night of 13th August, resulting in devastating mudslides and flooding. Hundreds of lives have been lost and massive destruction of property experienced. The Sierra Leone Young Christian Students Movement (SLYCSM) informs us […]

(Cover photo- Left to Right: Father Hermann Borg, Fabrizio Frascaroli, Sister Joanne Kollasch, Sister Mary David Walgenbach). ****************** The Religion and Conservation Biology Working Group (RCBWG), of the Society for Conservation Biology presented the inaugural Assisi Award, at the 28th International Congress of Conservation Biology in Cartagena, Colombia. The Holy Wisdom Monastery of Middleton, Wisconsin, USA, received the inaugural […]

On 8th July, 2017, the CYNESA Rwanda team had the pleasure to host the Executive Director of CYNESA. It was one day interactive training with the core team of Rwanda, all of whom were happy to receive the CYNESA Founder. In the morning, we discussed about the Role of Youth in Environmental Conservation. First of […]

There is looming dishonesty, insincerity and counterfeit goodwill among the eco-justice advocates including intergovernmental bodies and the Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) that champion environmental conservation and protection. I am writing this article from one of the regional consultative meetings for CSOs that champion environmental protection, climate change mitigation and adaptation in Africa. The meeting dealt […]