Prayer and listening for greater commitment

Prayer and listening for greater commitment

The annual meeting of the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat at the Curia was a full five days of sharing in which interpersonal encounters counted for a lot, but which was intended in particular to deepen and strengthen the commitment to the work of GIAN.

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Awakening, awareness, action, and care – The culture of safeguarding

Awakening, awareness, action, and care – The culture of safeguarding

GC 36 entrusted the promotion of a “consistent culture of protection and safety for minors” within all communities and ministries of the Society of Jesus to our Father General. In response, Fr. General established the "Promotion of a Consistent Culture of Protection" (PCCP) project...

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The Justice and Ecology Congress spurs synodality in action

The Justice and Ecology Congress spurs synodality in action

The Spirituality Centre at Loyola, Spain, brought together, from 28 March to 1 April, a diverse group of 153 delegates from 26 different nations, who gathered to consider the future...

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Ukraine emergency:  the Jesuits’ commitment goes on

Ukraine emergency: the Jesuits’ commitment goes on

With the conflict in Ukraine continuing, the humanitarian emergency grows unabated. UNHCR reports that almost 3 million refugees have already been forced to flee...

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Jesuits welcome Ukrainian refugees

Jesuits welcome Ukrainian refugees

Both in Ukraine and in Poland, Jesuit communities and partners of the Society of Jesus are actively involved in welcoming those fleeing the war in Ukraine.

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JRS and SJES – Call for Peace and Protection for the People of Myanmar

JRS and SJES – Call for Peace and Protection for the People of Myanmar

Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) and the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat (SJES) call for concrete action, including an end to the violence that continues to terrorize the people of Myanmar...

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Lessons to be drawn from the support for Father Stan Swamy

Lessons to be drawn from the support for Father Stan Swamy

Months go by; any social cause, even the just ones, can be forgotten. The Indian Jesuit Stan Swamy had been unjustly accused of terrorism...

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COP26: Optimism, caution, and hope

COP26: Optimism, caution, and hope

The legacy of COP26 is yet to be determined but mainstream media has already made its success contingent on the outcome of the negotiations between governments of countries...

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An appeal to focus on eco-education in COP26

An appeal to focus on eco-education in COP26

Jesuits in India appeal to policy makers to give focus to eco-education in COP26 to raise awareness and action on environmental concerns and encourage public participation...

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Jesuits at COP26 in Glasgow call for Action towards Ecological Conversion

Jesuits at COP26 in Glasgow call for Action towards Ecological Conversion

The biggest UN Conference on Climate Change, COP26 is being held in Glasgow between 31 October and 12 November. More than 30,000 official delegates...

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Confronting and combating inequality

Confronting and combating inequality

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Discern, protect, accompany, safeguard

Discern, protect, accompany, safeguard

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