Want to save forests? Don’t forget the youth, says Pedro Walpole, the Chair and Director of Research for the Environmental Science for Social Change, a Jesuit environmental research organization promoting sustainability and social justice across the Asia Pacific region. “Youth leadership in environmental management is key,” Walpole told mongabay.com. “Most of all we have to learn from the youth what are their insecurities and challenges in engaging in what will become the era of sustainability and simplicity rather than development.”
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Yap Catholic High School (YCHS) in Micronesia recently earned the highest score (4) and a National Special Certificate of Achievement for academic excellence. Grounded in the Catholic faith, Yap Catholic High School strives to educate students to achieve academic excellence, appreciate their culture, be good stewards of the environment, and live their faith in the service of God and others.
This is a collection of resources related to the theme of Ignatian Spirituality and Caring for God’s Creation. If you find other resources please send me an e-mail with the link and I will add it to this collection.
- Local, sustainably grown produce to the campus community and the Connecticut Food Bank,
- Opportunities for the campus community to participate in the practice of growing food and engage with a community of people interested in the broader consequences of food production, and
- An outdoor laboratory for courses and faculty/student research collaborations.
Formed by key sustainability leaders from Cincinnati area corporations, the Greater Cincinnati Green Business Council‘s mission is “to inspire the business community to deliver a better social, economic and environmental future.”