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New SMA Justice Briefing No. 39 – Species Extinction

      Unprecedented Species Extinction Rates Accelerating Nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history, and the rate of species extinctions is accelerating, with grave...

The SMA Missionary Family – Seeking Action Through Outreach

The Society of African Missions (SMA) has a commitment to justice, peace and the integrity of creation coupled with a vision to engage lay...

Are plastic roads the answer to the curse of plastic waste in our oceans?

Plastic Oceans: It is encouraging to see how major television networks are beginning to focus on the environmental challenges facing future generations, caused by the...

A New Social Contract for a New Century

Fr Sean Healy SMA, Director of Social Justice Ireland, has announced the publication of the 2017 'Socio-Economic Review’ entitled 'A New Social Contract for...

Zambia stands on the edge

“Our country is now all, except in designation, a dictatorship and if it is not yet, then we are not far from it. ...

Message for World Day of Peace

Cardinal Peter Turkson presented the Message of Pope Francis for the World Day of Prayer for Peace – 1 January 2016 - at a Press...

The climate issue is a matter of justice

Pope Francis has reiterated again that climate change – and how each individual plays a part in it – is a matter of justice....

Muslim population in CAR held hostage by jihadists

FIDES REPORT: According to Bishop Nestor Nongo-Aziagbia SMA of Bossangoa the Muslim population of "Km 5" in Bangui is taken hostage by jihadist members...