The Naga City local government unit invited the Ateneo de Naga University to participate in the Naga City Arbor Day Celebration. ADNU, in its advocacy for caring for our common home, answered the call and participated in the Naga City Arbor Day celebration by planting trees in the designated reforestation area in the buffer zone of Mt. Isarog Natural Park (MINP) in Brgy. Panicuason, Naga City in the morning of 16 June 2018. Students, faculty and staff volunteers answered the invitation of the Naga City LGU and joined the activity of planting more than 5,000 seedlings in the target area along with other volunteers.
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Ecoteneo is a university-wide ecology advocacy since June 2017 as pronounced by the University President, Fr. Joel E. Tabora, S.J. during the annual faculty convocation in Jacinto campus. Materials recovery is presently being practiced in the university and ESWM lectures and trainings are ongoing with different sectors of the community. Ecoteneo has been working closely with the various stakeholders in the university to promote ecological solid waste management (ESWM) in the Matina and Jacinto campuses.
Jesuit responses to a rapidly changing world, environmental concern, poverty and violence are challenging its worldwide ministries. Father Arturo Sosa, superior general of the Society of Jesus, is calling for reconciliation, and this means striving for reconciliation with God, with neighbour, and with creation.
En enero de 2019 la Provincia Centroamericana de la Compañía de Jesús será sede de Magis: un encuentro mundial de jóvenes que fomentan la espiritualidad ignaciana en los cinco continentes y que posterior a esta reunión, participarán en la Jornada Mundial de la Juventud (JMJ) en Panamá.
La plaga del plástico es noticia de apertura desde hace días. Algo está pasando y rápido cuando tantas voces y tan diversas se alzan contra la peste del plástico. Hace pocos días, a finales de mayo, la Comisión Europea decidió prohibir el uso de múltiples objetos de plástico de un solo uso como vasos, pajitas, platos y cubiertos. El gobierno francés, por su parte, se ha fijado el horizonte de 2025 para conseguir que todos los embalajes sean reciclables.
Laudato Si’ urged to become action: A call to the Jesuits of Africa to play their role in the universal mission of the church of saving our Common Home
We are in the middle of a crisis! The world suffers from a very advanced cancer that needs urgent action and courage from the habitats of the world. This has been one of the messages repeated by speakers to more than 400 participants of the seminar hosted in Rome on July 5-6 2018 by the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. High profile scientists came to share their latest evidences (findings) of how our common home is in ruin and the responsibility of human beings. Participants were reminded that 95% of the damage is caused by human activities