Laudato Si’ at the Foothill of Kilimanjaro
Few things are as special as a gathering of 800 young people at the foothills of the highest peak in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro, on Holy Saturday, to share about how to live Laudato Si’. This Easter, I was privileged to be part of this special moment.
We are proud to call Africa home. The nature of our mission, however, makes it imperative for us to engage with global partners. There has been plenty of action on this front in the last few months. Towards the end of 2016, CYNESA became one of the newest partners of…
Heavy Floods; A National State Of Disaster Declared In Zimbabwe
This season, Zimbabwe has experienced excessive amounts of rain that have unfortunately led to floods, devastating the country. 246 people have lost their lives with about 2000 homes destroyed- a national state of disaster has thus been declared.
Drought and Famine in East Africa
News reports in Kenya have in recent months been dominated by stories documenting the effects of drought and famine. These effects, according to the UN Environment, “are being felt all across the east coast of Africa – from Ethiopia, where failed rains have affected 80% of the country’s crops, to…