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Social Justice, Peace

GIFT Box in Sarnia

Faith Alliance to End Human Trafficking, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto, in collaboration with the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada and the Ursuline Sisters in Chatham brought GIFT Box to Sarnia, Ontario from June 3 to June 7, 2016.

GIFT Box was open to the public during Sarnia's summer festival and art crawl weekend. Over six days, between 300-400 people visited GIFT Box, a walk-in art installation which provides information about the various forms of human trafficking.

June 8: World Oceans Day

"Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet" is this year's theme for World Oceans Day. June 8 is a United Nations recognized day of celebration and action for the oceans. I was happy to hear of two initiatives in particular to protect the oceans from pollution by plastic.

GIFT Box in Sarnia, ON: June 3 - 7

Faith Alliance to End Human Trafficking (Faith Alliance) is working with Sisters of St. Joseph, London Neighbourhood and Ursuline Sisters of Chatham to bring GIFT Box to Sarnia.

Climate Justice & Indigenous Allyship

Event Date: 
June 11, 2016 - 10:00am
At this Saturday, June 11 event from Faith & the Common Good, speakers will address the complexities of Canada’s climate future and our relationship with Indigenous peoples. Participants can engage with one another regarding Indigenous teachings.
 
Tickets are $35 and include lunch. Click here for the website. 
 
Location
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario

Reflection on International Day for Biodiversity

May 22 marks “International Day for Biodiversity.” What is biodiversity and why is it important? The term refers to the diversity and variety and interconnectedness of the biological world.
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