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LUMADS: A Story of Indigenous people in the Southern Philippines

Mindanao is the home of the Lumads ( means native of the land. It refers to the non-Muslim  indigenous ethno-linguistic groups found throughout Mindanao) and the Moro people, is a land rich in natural resources and fertile soil. Yet, the … Continue reading

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2017 Seacology Prize Recipient: Gina Lopez (Philippines)

GINA LOPEZ·THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017 In recognition of her untiring environmental advocacy in the face of powerful opposition, Regina Paz (Gina) Lopez of the Philippines has been awarded the 2017 Seacology Prize. Seacology awards the $10,000 prize, now in its … Continue reading

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Prague international conference to end the immigration detention of children

  ”The cost of alternatives is much lower than that of migration detention. In addition, alternatives are  less dangerous than detention; for the children themselves, in terms of the harm that deprivation of liberty inevitably causes.  They are also less … Continue reading

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E-NEWS September 2017

  We remember in our prayers the people of Mexico who have suffered a terrible earthquake which has claimed about 250 dead and many others injured. Remember also the people of Puerto Rico and Domenican Republic who have suffered damages … Continue reading

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The Order of Servants of Mary in the Era of Globalization

Introduction   The events that have transpired in the last three decades have tremendously effected a radical change and influenced the flow of our human history. It is indeed a tapestry of evolving civilizations and conditions interwoven in unprecedented manner … Continue reading

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Reconnecting you to nature

It is established by UN in 1972. The same year UN Environment Programme (UNEP) was also established. In 1974 the first WED was held with the theme “Only One Earth”. From 1987 different countries host the event. This year Canada … Continue reading

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The Global Catholic Climate Movement

Wednesday, May 10th 2017 – Nine Catholic organizations from around the world have today announced their decision to divest their portfolios from coal, oil and gas companies in the largest joint Catholic fossil fuel divestment to date.   The groups … Continue reading

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