News stories relating to Environment

  • 2018 winners on the theme ' Migrants are our neighbours' 4th October 2018

    NEW! Schools Journalism Competition 2019

    Marking the Feast of St Francis and following on from the success of last year’s inaugural Columban Schools Journalism competition, the Columbans have launched a 2019 competition with the title: ‘The Challenge of Climate Change’.

  • Salisbury pic 14th March 2018

    Clifton J&P: Columban speaker at Laudato Si’ Day

    Catholic environmentalists Mary Colwell and Ellen Teague led a day of reflection on Saturday in Salisbury, focusing on the imperatives in the 2015 environment encyclical of Pope Francis – Laudato Si’. Around 40 people attended the event

  • Berta 10th March 2018

    Transforming Creation through Nonviolent Resistance By Scott Wright

    In this article the Director of the Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach in Washington, and member of Pax Christi USA, commemorates the second anniversary of the murder of his friend and environmental activist from Honduras, Berta Cáceres.