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FLEAT tackles Climate Change in Tanzania

By Zainab Adams, SAFCEI Outreach Coordinator Day one: I was invited to attend a workshop in Same, Tanzania around “Connecting Poverty to Climate Change”. One of the key points was around “Changing the Mindset”. In the Tanzanian context it describes changing the way you think about what you can achieve. The Rev. Amos Mushendwa (guest […]

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The Time of Advent

By Juanita Greyvenstein Advent, observed by Christian Earth Keepers, is nearly upon us. While the year is racing to an end and we are running frantically to finish work, organise holiday plans and family get-togethers, the Season of Advent creates a space for us to cultivate consciousness. We can also substitute other a words for […]

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Food Sovereignty Festival 2016

The South African Food Sovereignty Campaign is hosting an exciting festival in Johannesburg this coming weekend.   The festival serves as a platform to share information, celebrate food sovereignty alternatives in Africa and to learn about how we can build people’s power. Please get in contact with Jane at janecherrytree@gmail.com if you are interested in attending – for […]

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FLEAT forges ahead in Zimbabwe

Shared by Rev Canon Blessing Shambare The Anglican Church worldwide has adopted the five marks of mission in their holistic mission drive. The fifth mark spells out that safeguarding, renewal, transforming and sustaining the integrity of creation is a crucial component of the mission of God. To fulfill this the Province of Central Africa has […]

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FLEAT in Malawi

FLEAT met in Malawi from 10 – 15 October for their last official workshop before they embark on the next phase of their journey: inspiring others to care for Creation and spreading the word on environmental justice. Malawi was identified as one of the countries that would benefit from the FLEAT experience after the flooding in […]

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FLEAT moves into the next phase

SAFCEI’s Faith Leader Environmental Advocacy Training (FLEAT), which began in 2014, is reaching the conclusion of its first cycle and moving into the next phase. In a last series of workshops taking place in Tanzania, Kenya and Malawi, FLEAT members showcased what they’ve learnt by presenting or organising environmental trainings with local groups or communities, […]

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