Posts Tagged ‘environment’
Featuring The Cry of the Earth and the effects of climate change; Presentation people responding to The Cry of the Poor; Logham’s story and actions for asylum seekers in the community; Steps towards Indigenous reconciliation; Referendum dialogues. Download Justice Jottings Autumn 2017
Kiribati SOS is a wonderful new 4 minute video by film maker Michael Power from Afterglow. Two young climate activists from Kiribati – Tinaai Teaua and Vasiti Tebamare from the Kiribati Health Retreat Association (KHRA) and Kiribati Climate Action Network — recently visited Australia to share their story about the impact of climate change on […]
The Presentation Society of Australia and Papua New Guinea has joined the global pledge to divest from fossil fuels investments in an announcement on 4 October 2016, the Feast Day of St Francis of Assisi. The Divest-Reinvest initiative is a major focus of the Global Catholic Climate Movement to encourage fossil fuel divestment and reinvestment […]
World Environment Day is observed on 5 June each year to create global awareness about environmental problems the world is facing. You are invited to use this booklet prepared by Peta Anne Molloy, Presentation Congregation Queensland, in your reflections and prayers.
On Earth Day (April 22nd), all Heads of State can sign the Paris Agreement at a high-level signing ceremony at the United Nations in New York. The Paris Agreement will enter into force after 55 countries, accounting for at least 55% of global emissions, have deposited proof of country ratification. The European Union, China and […]
The Pre-Sessions for Papua New Guinea’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) were heard in Geneva in March. The Society submitted a paper for this UPR as well as a combined submission with other NGOs (Edmund Rice Foundation, Franciscans International and five other groups). We the Sisters continue to advocate for justice in PNG and ask you […]