Agenda 2016: What Is CYNESA Up To?
The year 2015 was significant and eventful for CYNESA. A major highlight was Pope Francis’ maiden Africa visit, which brought him to Kenya, Uganda and the Central Africa Republic. 2016 offers a rich and diverse agenda. The CYNESA secretariat in Nairobi is already busy preparing for the 2nd CYNESA Summit,…
Caring For Our Common Home In Zambia
The CYNESA Zambia team is getting ready to join in a nation-wide tree planting exercise that was launched by the Catholic Bishops of Zambia, on the 22nd of January, at the Cardinal Adam Memorial Hospital. Zambia Episcopal Conference (ZEC) Assistant National Pastoral Coordinator Father Boniface Sakala, and Lusaka District Commissioner…
Meeting Pope Francis At The UN In Nairobi
During his 3-nation apostolic voyage to Africa, care of creation featured prominently in Pope Francis’ agenda. Soon after landing in Nairobi, Pope Francis planted a tree at State House, and later in his speech to Kenya authorities, noted that “Kenya has been blessed not only with immense beauty, in its…
Loyola High School CYNESA Group Meets Fr. Adolfo Nicolas SJ.
On November 8th, students at Loyola High School in Dar es Salaam, had an amazing opportunity to showcase their Environmental work to Fr. Adolfo Nicolás, Jesuits Superior General. See snapshots!
Faith, Youth And The SDGs
Bristol, in South West England, the 2015 European Green Capital, played host to the UN ‘Faith in the Future’ meeting. Held on the 8th and 9th September, 24 faith groups and faith-based organizations launched the ‘Bristol Commitments’-a range of practical action plans in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)….