|Posted by AOE on October 6, 2016 at 12:25 AM||comments (0)|
Sessions on ‘What is Good Life?’ have previously been conducted by Walter Mendoza for the Archdiocesan Office for Environment and the Diocesan Youth Centre. The session was modified to suit the target audience by Fr Lancy Pinto (Justice and Peace Commission, Mumbai) and S N Rebello (AOE), and then conducted for the workers of Navjeet Community Centre in Bandra, Mumbai on 30th August 2016.
The participants were first asked to come up with three key words each for their pe...Read Full Post »
|Posted by AOE on May 19, 2016 at 3:40 AM||comments (0)|
Celebrating festivals in an environmentally responsible manner was conceptualised as part of the green events’ initiative being implemented in collaboration by ICOR and AOE 2016 onwards. In light of this, and inspired by Laudato Si', AOE’s Suren, Allwyn and Shawna Nemesia developed suggestions for eco-Easter, which featured in our March e-newsletter and in the Easter issue of the Examiner.
Eco-Easter suggestions included:
- Decorating the ba...
|Posted by AOE on May 18, 2016 at 2:10 AM||comments (0)|
Taking a cue from Pope Francis: "A change in lifestyle could bring pressure on those who wield political, economic and social power...If we can overcome individualism, we will truly be able to develop a different lifestyle and bring about significant changes in society" [No 206, Laudato Si’], the Archdiocesan Office for Environment (AOE) organised a half-day brainstorming session on 'What is Good Life?' in the context of sustainability on February 3, ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by AOE on January 17, 2016 at 12:55 AM||comments (0)|
Summary of Activities - 2015
- Workshop on "Earth Democracy" with the Department of Interreligious Studies, St Xavier's College at St Pius College, Goregaon (E), Mumbai on 21st February 2015 by Pat Siemen (OP, JD)
- "COP21 and Bishops' Statement in Lima" presented to the Priests Council by Fr Allwyn D'Silva, 11th August 2015
- Session on "Importance of Climate Change" by Fr Allwyn D'Silva during the...
|Posted by AOE on January 10, 2016 at 12:25 AM||comments (0)|
Summary of Activities - 2014
- Day-long workshop on "Understanding Climate Change and Our Response" on 20th July 2014 in collaboration with ICOR at St Pius College, Goregaon
- Workshop on "Changing Environment and Science of Climate Change" by Ayesha D'Souza and Allwyn D'Silva on 18th August 2014 at St John the Baptist Church, Thane