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Addressing a Nature-Deficit Disorder

I was sitting by a small stream under a grove of Metasequoia trees. Suddenly, the sound of wings whooshing through the air caught my attention and a great blue heron landed on the stream’s edge. After a few minutes of watching the bird fish for the catch of the day, it was time to rejoin my students. I was teaching after all.

Villa Loyola: technology at the service of agro-industry and rural development

Villa Loyola is an agricultural enterprise of the Society of Jesus in Southern Colombia, which in addition to growing coffee, has become a model for rural development in the region.

Hummes: “The Synod of the Amazon was not called to repeat what the Church says, but to move forward

In the process of the Synod of the Amazon it is important the presence of the different actors, also of the episcopate. From that perspective, this Monday, August 20, has begun the III Meeting of the Catholic Church in the Legal Amazon , which until the 23rd brings together in the Maromba de Manaos 55 bishops of the Brazilian Amazon region, representing the 56 dioceses and existing prelatures.

MAGIS Brasil lanza un subsidio socioambiental

En consonancia con el Día Mundial del Medio Ambiente, celebrado el 5 de junio, y con la campaña Ser más consciente, el Programa MAGIS Brasil lanza…

Pope urges top oil executives to convert to clean fuel

Addressing some 40 participants in a Vatican conference dedicated to “Energy Transition and Care for our Common Home”,  Pope Francis said “civilization requires energy but energy use must not destroy civilization”.

Vatican launches International Conference on ecology

An International Conference entitled “Saving our Common Home and the Future of Life on Earth” is set to take place in the Vatican on 5 and 6 July.