Environment

St. Ignatius Church, on the campus of the University of San Francisco (iStock/Bakstad)
Jim McDermott May 06, 2019
The Jesuit university has achieved carbon neutrality through energy efficiency and also through the financial support of reforestation projects and other green initiatives around the world.
Veronica Gaylie April 22, 2019
The students in Kenya understood in the most visceral way the value of water. The misuse of natural resources during our age of climate change is unethical and inhuman. No matter your world view, water is special. Kids get this.
Vincent J. Miller April 18, 2019
For decades, Lopez has sought to re-establish our ethical relationships with the land and the other creatures who dwell on it. But Lopez, like many authors, struggles against labels.
Catholic News Service March 27, 2019
A Jesuit from the Zimbabwe-Mozambique province has said that the recent cyclone that hit Africa has "wiped out entire villages"; 2 million people have been affected and more than 700 people have been killed by the storm.
Indigenous women of the Amazon region of Ecuador are taking on an increasingly prominent role in advocating for the environment, and the Church is taking notice.
Filipe Domingues February 25, 2019
Some members of the armed forces resent the influence and popularity of the Catholic Church in the Amazon.