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The earth, our home, is beginning to look more and more like an immense pile of filth. (pope Francis) – The continued acceleration of changes affects humanity and the planet (…) Although change is part of the working of complex systems, the speed with which human activity has developed contrasts with the naturally slow pace of biological evolution. These problems are closely linked to a throwaway culture which affects the excluded just as it quickly reduces things to rubbish (Laudato si, 18. 22).

Solar panels

Posted on Jan 10, 2017

Solar panels

The main theme of the Expo 2017 in Astana was called “The energy of the future”. The theme of the Vatican Pavilion at Expo was “Energy for all”. Caritas Almaty, on the basis of this theme, wants to offer mini-projects aimed at showing the opportunity to give concrete form to the problems of our social reality, that cause concern to the modern man. The first project is the construction...

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“Our Common Home” project

Posted on Oct 6, 2015

“Our Common Home” project

The project “Our Common Home” is intended to counter the “throwaway culture” through initiatives able to spread awareness that with small daily gestures we can improve the quality of our lives and the lives of our fellow citizens. Lessons in schools, distribution of information materials, creation of points for differentiated waste collection, cooperation with organizations that are committed to the care of the environment, organization of events aimed at...

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