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Be Part of the BGreen Ecological Film Festival!

OFICINA – INA’s Professional School in Portugal is delighted to invite all Jesuit schools in our global community to the 8th edition of the Bgreen ecological film festival. In this year’s edition of the global video contest, the inspiration is the symbiosis between human being and nature. Under the slogan You are Nature, Bgreen aims […]

Samuel Afonso, sj February 21, 2018

#WeAreAllEarth: FLACSI Instagram Competition Winners

The Latin American Network of Jesuit Schools, FLACSI, invited all Jesuit school communities of the world to participate in the Instagram Competition #WeAreAllEarth, to celebrate Earth Day and pay tribute to our planet on April 22nd. The Society of Jesus invites us to be conscious of the fact that we live in a common home, […]

FLACSI April 20, 2017

BGREEN is back! 7th Edition / Estamos de vuelta para la 7.ª Edición del BGREEN

After a magnificent award ceremony that concluded yet another bgreen festival, we are back for the 7th edition! Our deepest appreciation to the thousands of students and teachers across the globe that participated in last year’s edition.  Bgreen // ecological film festival, promoted by OFICINA – Professional School, aims to raise young people’s awareness to […]

BGreen Team February 8, 2017

Epiphany in the classroom

“ONE looks back to the brilliant teachers with gratitude . . . to those who touched our human feeling.” – Carl Gustav Jung “The little world within us, like the great world without, is full of confusion and strife; but when Jesus enters it, and whispers ‘Peace be unto you,’ there is a calm, yea, […]

TERESITA TANHUECO-TUMAPON January 6, 2017

Global Citizenship and Integral Ecology

Fundação Gonçalo da Silveira, an NGDO of the Portuguese Province of the Society of Jesus, and the Associação Casa Velha – Ecologia e Espiritualidade promoted the 1st “Global Citizenship and Integral Ecology” Meeting which took place on November 10th at CUPAV – Centro Universitário Padre António Vieira, in Lisbon. The aim of the meeting, which was held as […]

José Maria Brito, SJ December 27, 2016

EarthKeepers Training create Future Sustainability Leaders at Aloysius

May 24th to 27th 2016 saw all the Year 3 students at St Aloysius College Milson’s Point undergo training to be EarthKeepers. It was an amazing experience for all the boys who know have the keys of knowledge and experience but will be undertaking further work at home to become fully fledged EarthKeepers. The 2016 […]

Sue Martin June 17, 2016

Little big things in Chuuk: Earth Week in February

There are things happening in small and distant places around the world that speak out for a more sustainable world.  They go unheard in a globalised world, but does that mean they failed?  Like the “ooze of oil”*, activities of the youth are slowly and imperceptibly drawing people and nature together. One such place is […]

Jesuit Asia Pacific Conference May 17, 2016

Caring for the Environment Survey Results

Bird choirs are waking us as spring is in full bloom in the Northern Hemisphere.  It is a time for nature to revive after the winter months as our common home becomes alive and green once again. After launching the Caring for the Environment at School keynote, with contributions from all six Jesuit regions of […]

Gellért Merza April 27, 2016
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