Cradec: Young people who work or wish to participate in development projects, including environmental protection, need training and capacity building. A project is a solution to a problem in an area or a community that has become a tool. The indri indri live in Andapa region, Maroantsetra, help with tree planting. Reforestation has officially started in Manantantely, Anosy region ...

♦ The reforestation policy has been improved, given the value of "useful and proximity reforestation", example: a child planting a tree. The total area of tree planting will be more than 75,000 hectares from January onwards . ♦ Ficus pyrifolia is a plant of the "Moraceae" family, with a height of 1.5 to 3.5 metres, a plant that cures many diseases .

♦ The growth and spread of waste and rubbish is a problem for many cities in Madagascar. Waste and rubbish damage the appearance of the city and the atmosphere in which so many municipal administrators are looking for solutions to control it, including the municipality of Antsirabe... ♦ There are seven species of marine turtles in the world and five are found in the Indian Ocean region. Madagascar has several species of marine turtles, the turtles can only reproduce at the age of 30 years...

Before the colonial period, the Malagasy and natural forests still existed and were good, but later it was ravaged and replaced by foreign trees. In the old days, there were few bush and forest fires and also the practice of cultivating on burnt land, the plants grew and became interdependent. Among the Malagasy trees: the orchid, the reddish mahogany, the jackfruit, the lilac, the baker and from within, the animals were more alive...

Justice for the development of the weak

Follow in video the wishes of His Eminence Cardinal Tsarahazana Mgr Désiré. "If we want to be happy, we must promote justice", said Archbishop Désiré Tsarahazana during his presentation of vows for the Malagasy people. God loves us all without discrimination, that is why we must respect each other, help and protect the weakest.

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What kind of Salesians?

From February 16 to April 04 2020, The Salesian Congregation will hold the 28th General Chapter (GC 28) in Turin-Valdocco. This chapter presents 2 messages: the return to Valdocco, the Motherhouse of Salesian, after 62 years, the last was the CG18 and the general chapter which takes its title from a question: "What kind of Salesians for the youth of today?"

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Animated by hope

On December 29th, the official commentary of the Rector Major, Fr. Ángel Fernández Artime, on the Strenna 2021 "Moved by hope: 'Behold, I make all things new' (Rev 21, 5) was published in five languages: Italian, English, Spanish, Portuguese and French.

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