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Rome - Fr Xavier Jeyaraj, SJ, new Secretary for Social Justice and Ecology
(Jun-2017) 
 

Global - Canadian, Italian and Australian Provinces commit to divestment from fossil fuels
(Jun-2017) 
 

Venezuela - Fe y Alegría says enough to violence
(Jun-2017) 
 

Europe - I Get You combats racism and xenophobia
(Jun-2017) 
 

Congo - New University promoting sustainable agriculture
(Jun-2017) 
 

Asia Pacific - Charting a new course for the migration network
(May-2017) 
 

Latin America - FLACSI commemorates World Refugee Day
(May-2017) 
 

Portugal - Sharing the realities of poverty
(May-2017) 
 

Latin America - VIII Pan-Amazonian Social Forum
(May-2017) 
 

America - REPAM Delegation makes advocacy trip to Washington, D.C.
(May-2017) 
 

Cambodia - A mini-forest to offset the carbon footprint of GC 36
(May-2017) 
 

USA - Society of Jesus apologizes for Slaveholding at Georgetown University
(May-2017) 
 

Rwanda - Genocide Commemoration
(May-2017) 
 

Venezuela - Statement about the situation the country is facing
(May-2017) 
 

Global - Can a sharing economy and a collaborative society be sustainable?
(May-2017) 
 

Ecuador and Colombia - Training for promoters of human rights and peace
(May-2017) 
 

Austria - Xavier Network meeting in Vienna
(Apr-2017) 
 

Latin America - SJ Education networks of Guatemala defend the victims of Hogar Asunción
(Apr-2017) 
 

Australia - New project to help boys and men flourish
(Apr-2017) 
 

USA - Jesuits and partners come to the aid of deported migrants
(Apr-2017) 
 

Africa - JASCNET Seminar on democracy and election knowledge in Africa
(Apr-2017) 
 

Africa - AJAN launched a book titled AHAPPY
(Apr-2017) 
 

Spain - First anniversary of Campaign for Hospitality
(Apr-2017) 
 

Europe - EU passes conflict minerals law
(Apr-2017) 
 

Rome - Father General's Speech on Women's Day
(Mar-2017) 
 

Philippines - Opposing death penalty
(Mar-2017) 
 

Latin America - Online diploma program on advocacy
(Mar-2017) 
 

USA - Testimony on Policy Challenges Facing Congress
(Mar-2017) 
 

USA - Dakota access pipeline decision found "Morally Unacceptable"
(Mar-2017) 
 

Ireland - Irish Province commits to "Flights for Forests"
(Mar-2017) 
 

Spain - 2016 Report of Campaign of Hospitality
(Mar-2017) 
 

Asia Pacific - Building the Philippines' first eco-friendly school
(Mar-2017) 
 

Global - Inspiring sustainable lifestyles through the lens
(Mar-2017) 
 

Global - Sharing Laudato Si' online resources
(Mar-2017) 
 

Rome - "I was in prison and you visited me..." Promotio Iustitiae
(Feb-2017) 
 

Canada and USA - Concerns about the increase of detention and deportation
(Feb-2017) 
 

 

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Cambodia - A mini-forest to offset the carbon footprint of GC 36

(May-2017)

Across the world from Rome, a mini-forest is growing to help offset the carbon footprint of the 36th General Congregation (GC 36). As the 215 delegates from 62 countries met in the aula of GC 36 last October, members of Jesuit Service Cambodia at Banteay Prieb, a Jesuit vocational school for persons with disabilities, planted 400 seedlings of native hardwood trees, including several locally endangered species, on one-hectare of land owned by the Jesuits near the school. They received a contribution for the mini-forest from the members of GC 36. To know more...