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About Ufficio di GPIC OFM Cap.

The office for justice, peace and integrity of creation JPIC of the Capuchin order serves the whole order to promote work for the poor and marginalized and for actions saving our planet. Our principal mission for this sexennium is to Inform, Integrate and Inspire our friars and all people of good will towards working for JPIC.

“The Witness: Capuchin Franciscans in Papua New Guinea”

In the early morning hours of Holy Thursday 2018, chaos broke out. The Friars had just finished Morning Prayer and were making liturgical preparations for the day ahead when suddenly they heard a disturbing noise and commotion coming from the … Continue reading

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“Set Out into the Deep”- The Pacific Asia, Capuchin Conference- JPIC Assembly.

The Pacific Asia Capuchin Conference (PACC) – Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) conducted the Second PACC – JPIC assembly at the Capuchin Retreat Center in Lipa City, Batangas, the Philippines on 1 – 6 May 2018 with the … Continue reading

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“Beat Plastic Pollution”: World Environment Day 2018

World Environment Day is the UN’s most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Since it began in 1974, it has grown to become a global platform for public outreach that is widely … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2018: End Plastic Pollution

On Sunday, April 22nd we celebrate Earth Day. This Earth day 2018 is dedicated to providing the information and inspiration needed to fundamentally change human attitude and behaviour about plastics. From poisoning and injuring marine life to disrupting human hormones, from littering our … Continue reading

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LECTURA FRANCISCANA CAPUCHINA DE LA EXHORTACIÓN APOSTÓLICA EVANGELII GAUDIUM EN CLAVE AMAZÓNICA

Varias generaciones han experimentado dentro del escepticismo, la incredulidad, el fatalismo y la esperanza el tema de la protección de la Amazonía como fuente de vida para todos los seres humanos, por ser el pulmón del mundo y tener un … Continue reading

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“Nature for Water”: World Water Day 2018

World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about focusing attention on the importance of water. This year’s theme, ‘Nature for Water’, explores nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century. Environmental damage, together with … Continue reading

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Crimine contro i diritti umani

Da circa vent’anni la regione dei grandi laghi, nell’Africa centro-orientale, vive in uno stato di guerra, che a partire dal 2008 si è acuita nella zona orientale del Kivu. A combattersi, tanto per motivazioni politiche che economiche, cioè per il … Continue reading

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