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JCAP Colloquium on “Reconciliation with Creation” 8-12 July 2014

jcap_colloquium2014The four members of the school team, Fr. Ashley, Br. Toeun, Ms. Sonai and Ms. Lucia together with Ms. Ponchacka of our Education Mission Leadership Team (EMLT) traveled to St. Ignatius College review in Sydney from the 8th-12 of July 2014. This school hosted a Colloquium for leaders of Jesuit schools across the Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific. Nearly 100 principals and board members participated in this Colloquium on the theme of “Reconciliation with Creation.”

The 19th ASEACCU Annual Conference & the 13th Students Conference was held from August 25 to 27 at Yotsuya Campus, Sophia University

ASEACCUeng_navi_smallThe 19th ASEACCU Annual Conference & the 13th Students Conference was held from August 25 to 27 at Yotsuya Campus, Sophia University. 135 faculty members and students who came from 7 regions and countries across Asia participated in the conference. The theme of this year’s ASEACCU Annual Conference was “Caring for God’s Creation” focusing on environmental preservation and sustainable development issues.

Youth and Values Formation

DSC08319Asia Pacific is home to 45% of the world’s youth, amounting to around 700 million young people (UNESCAP, 2012). Significant numbers of youth across the region face a variety of obstacles in their access to employment, education, health care, and other resources. Transition between education and employment is one of the main obstacles facing youth of the region, especially those from Southeast Asia and Pacific. Youth often remain at the margins with regard to participation in the creation of development policies.

Building Sustainable Cities

mumbai2014_conferenceThe theme of the conference this year is “Building Sustainable Cities”. The topic is one of high relevance in the world today. Talks held during the conference will touch upon various fields like architecture, history, art, economics, science and technology. By integrating the knowledge from these fields and linking them with the concept of sustainable development we aim to give a multi-dimensional view to the attendees. Multiple outlooks of some of the brightest delegates from across the world will hopefully ensure a highly charged and enlightening conference this year.

“The role of Medicinal Plants in Reducing Pollution”

DSCN0001-sirishaNGC organized a One Day Seminar on ” The role of Medicinal Plants in Reducing Pollution,” as a part of the Environmental  Awareness  week. Rev. Fr. S. Raju S.J, correspondent and Rev Fr. P. Anil Kumar S.J, Vice Principal(U.G) greeted the gathering. Dr. B. Siva Kumari, Academic secretary, N.G.C coordinator and Miss. V. Kavitha, HOD Dept of Bio-Technology, introduced the seminar topic to the gathering and also explained the importance of environmental awareness.

2013 Sustainable Disaster Recovery Conference

2013_SDRC_Graphic_No_TitleThe second annual Sustainable Disaster Recovery Conference was a great success! Thanks to our outstanding group of speakers and guests who graciously shared their expertise, experience, and perspectives on sustainable disaster planning, response, and recovery.