Author Archives: Ufficio di GPIC OFM Cap.

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.

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

| Leave a comment

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

| Leave a comment

“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

| Leave a comment

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

| Leave a comment

Coltan, the Congo and your cell phone

When Goma was captured by the M23, last November, people wanted to know the reasons behind this new war imposed on north Kivu. People continue asking themselves why the biggest UN peacemaking mission in the world, with its 19.000 men, … Continue reading

| Leave a comment

Encuentro de animadores de JPIC- OFMCap de América Latina y el Caribe San Pedro, São Paulo, Brasil del 17 – 26 de enero de 2018

La comisión de Justicia, Paz e Integridad de la Creación (JPIC) de la Orden Capuchina, en esta región del mundo, realizó encuentros de animación y formación sobre: “La Migración”, en septiembre de 2011, en Lima, Perú; sobre “Custodios de la … Continue reading

| Leave a comment

World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2018

  2018 World Day of Migrants and Refugees Mass The theme chosen by Pope Francis for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees is “Welcoming, protecting, promoting, and integrating migrants and refugees.” (To read His Holiness’ full message, click here) As … Continue reading

| Leave a comment