Faith, Youth And The SDGs
Bristol, in South West England, the 2015 European Green Capital, played host to the UN ‘Faith in the Future’ meeting. Held on the 8th and 9th September, 24 faith groups and faith-based organizations launched the ‘Bristol Commitments’-a range of practical action plans in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)….
Youth Expectations From The Second Interfaith Youth Forum On Peace And Environment
Hundreds of Young people from different religions gathered on 9th and 10th October, 2015 at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA) in Nairobi, for the Second Interfaith Youth Forum on Peace and Environment meant to encourage inter religious tolerance and care of environment. Several religious leaders and other organizational heads dealing directly with…
First African Bishop To Endorse The GCCM Petition
On September 15th, this year I had a great opportunity to visit the office of the Auxiliary Bishop of Dar es Salaam, Rt. Rev. Titus Joseph Mdoe and speak with him about the encyclical ‘Laudato Si’, the Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) and the Catholic Youth Network for Environmental Sustainability…
Message of Archbishop Robert C. Ndlovu on “Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home”
On June 18, Pope Francis issued his eagerly awaited encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si’; On Care for Our Common Home. In the Encyclical, Pope Francis calls on our moral responsibility to care for creation, protect human dignity and safeguard the environment. The Pope blames human activity and “unfettered greed”