fr - Peut-on limiter à 1,5°C l’augmentation de la température moyenne d’ici la fin du siècle ?

Formation - 22 octobre 2018

Le rapport spécial du GIEC (groupe international d’experts sur le climat) sur les conditions de mise en application de l’accord de Paris sur le climat parait le 8 octobre 2018 : peut-on limiter à 1,5°C l’augmentation de la température moyenne d’ici la fin du siècle ?
Voici le dossier de presse de la FNH :
Rien n’empêche de prendre des mesures adéquates pour lutter contre le changement climatique, hormis des (...)

en - Religion and environment

Formation - 21 October 2018

Mary Cecilia Claparols, R.A.
Paradigms and perspectives determine how we situate ourselves and relate to the rest of reality. Myths and narratives shape our consciousness and direct our decisions, which are then embodied in behavior. An identity is born out of the narrative and this narrative becomes the very heart of the people or community’s spirituality, ethics and action. However, this narrative is open-ended and allows it to be reread and continued through application to different (...)

en - The families we serve: LSA Family Health Service

Action - 2 October 2018

LSA (Little Sisters of the Assumption) Family Health Service stands against family separation and for family reunification, as an organization that :
• Strives to keep families in crisis together ;
• Works closely with the Mexican community in East Harlem and with other immigrant families who sacrifice so much to make a better future for their children ;
• Provides mental health services to families experiencing the trauma of being separated from their loved ones in coming to this (...)

es - Ecología y Liturgia

Formation - 29 de septiembre de 2018

Lucía del Carlo, RA
“Hay una aguda patología, inherente al sistema que actualmente domina y explota al mundo : la pobreza, la desigualdad social, el agotamiento de la Tierra y el fuerte desequilibrio del sistema vida. Las mismas fuerzas e ideología que explotan y excluyen a los pobres también están devastando toda la comunidad de vida y socavando las bases ecológicas que sostiene el planeta Tierra”, Leonardo Boff.
“La ecología no trata únicamente de las cuestiones relacionadas (...)

en - Metal Mining Would Be Disastrous for Haiti

Information - 4 September 2018

By Ellie Happel
March 29, 2018
After the 2010 earthquake killed more than 200,000 people and displaced more than a million, the government of Haiti identified mining for gold and other metals as necessary to strengthen the economy.
To that end, the government and the World Bank worked to revise the country’s mining law to attract foreign investment. Their draft law, which was presented to Parliament last July and is awaiting consideration, did not include input from Haitian (...)