The AOE Team 

Bishop Allwyn D'Silva

Bishop In-Charge


With extensive experience at the grassroots, Bishop Allwyn ably guides the Office, bringing in expertise and ideas from his various portfolios (too many to list!) – one of which being a member of the Dioceses and Parishes Working Group of the Laudato Si’ Action Platform.  He was the Head of the Office since its inception till his episcopal ordination in 2017.

Fr Luke Rodrigues SJ

Head


A Jesuit of the Bombay Province, Fr Luke directs the activities of the Office.  Before taking over the reins in 2021 from Fr Joseph Gonsalves (Head: 2017-2021), he was a key member of the AOE core group.  Fr Luke has shaped the five-point thrust of the Green Diocese initiative, and conducts courses, retreats and recollections in Eco-Spirituality.

Ms Deepika Singh

Secretary


Deepika is an activist on a journey with “mother planet”.  She designs and implements several programmes including seminars, conferences, projects and activities that are directed towards change of mind-set – both individual and society.  Deepika has been the Secretary since inception.

She is also the Co-ordinator at the Office of Human Development / Climate Change Desk of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences.

Ms Shawna Nemesia Rebello

Consultant

Associated with the Office since 2015, Shawna is a Subject Matter Consultant responsible for content creation and development, fact-checking and reporting, while also planning and co-ordinating various initiatives.

She has an identical role at the Commission for Ecology of the Conference of Catholic Bishops of India.

 

Adminstrative Staff

Our administrative team is shared with other diocesan / national / regional bodies and undertakings such as the Justice and Peace Commission, Federation of Centres for Community Organisation, Legal Aid Cell, Prison Ministry Mumbai, Health Outreach project 2020, Commission for Ecology of the Conference of Catholic Bishops of India, Office of Human Development / Climate Change Desk of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences, etc.

Ms Juliet Maben

Admin-Accounts
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Ms Rosebell Amanna

Admin-Logistics

Any of the AOE team may be contacted

Ms Maria Antao

Admin-Support
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Any of the AOE team may be contacted via email to: [email protected]


The Office is grateful for the support by a varying composition of core group members in its initiatives.