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A Rocha in the media
WWF report claims half of all wildlife has disappeared in past 40 years; Christian group calls on believers to care for planet 1 October 2014
Article by Stoyan Zaimov for the Christian Post
A World Wildlife Fund report released Tuesday claims that the planet's
wildlife population, including mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish,... (read more)
Mix of science and pleasure 1 February 2014
Article for Daily Nation by Rupi Mangat, about a visit to A
Rocha’s field study centre on the Kenyan coast.
High up in the sky, above the dark waters of the Indian Ocean, we can see the
Orion clea... (read more)
Saving what we love 10 January 2014
‘Dueck and I talked a little about [the characters in The Year of the
Flood], and then—surprise—right before me were two people who closely
resembled the God’s Gardeners of my fiction. Leah and Mar... (read more)
Something New: The Delightful Conservationist 18 November 2013
Leah Kostamo has liberated me. I can now face my dark side: I love everything
from sloths to moss and serve on three eco-friendly boards, but most
environmental literature reminds me of toothpaste-... (read more)
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Planetwise on its way to francophone Africa 1 November 2014
The French translation of Planetwise, Dieu, L’écologie et
Moi, was launched, appropriately, on 18 October at the Micah Challenge /
Stop Poverty conference in Biel, Switzerland, where the theme ... (read more)
Creation's Yes!, an A Rocha poetry collection 1 November 2014
In 2012 A Rocha South Africa held a Writers’ Workshop in the Western Cape.
Among the new writers were five poets whose dedication to loving and caring for
the environment propelled them into meetin... (read more)
A Rocha Kenya’s new education centre 1 November 2014
On 7 October
the Bishop of Mombasa, the Rt Rev Julius RK Kalu, officially opened the new
environmental education centre at Mwamba, on the Kenyan coast. Showers of rain
failed to deter 150 guests fr... (read more)
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A Rocha International News, issue 56,
December 2014 – Special edition: Research
& Conservation (PDF) (application/pdf, 1.6 MB, info)