As part of the project aimed at celebrate the five years from the publication of the Encyclical Laudato sii by pope Francis, a virtual proposal was presented in order to reflect on this important document. From Wednesday June 17 past the School Laudato sii has started with talks given by Church, social and academic representatives. Among these Cardinal Pedro Barrero,S.I., President of REPAM.
At present more than fifty people are participating. They belong to various diocesis of our country among which are: Huacho, Lima, Carayballo, Lurin, Ica, Arequipa, Chimbote, Trujillo, Chiclayo, Callao, Jaén, Ayacucho, Huncayo, and Tacna among others.
The course includes two sessions every month (on Wednesday from 7.30pm to 9pm):
• Sessions:17 June, 15 July, 19 August, 16 September, 28 October, 17 November, 9 December 2020; 13 enero 2021
• Forum: 24 June, 22 July, 26 August, 23 September, 4 November, 25 November, 16 December; 20 January 2021
Additionally, the course brings together various experts: Msgr. Alfredo Vizcarra, S.J. –Bishop of the Apostolic Vicariate of Jaén and President of the Amazonic Center of Anthropology and Practical Application (Centro Amazónico de Antropología y Aplicación Práctica – CAAAP); Msgr. Humberto Ortiz – Assistant to the Presidency of the Peruan Bishops’ Conference – CEP and ex Executive Secretary of CEAS (Centro de Recursos para el Emprendimiento y el Aprendizaje); Enginneer Gladys Castillo – Coordinator of the Peruan Caritas Environment Program; Msgr. Mauricio López – ex Executive Secretary of the Ecclesial Panamazonic Net – REPAM; Dr. Sr. Birgit Weiler – Professor at PUCP and Guest Expert at the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region; Msgr. Ramiro Escobar – Professor at the Science and Arts Communication Faculty of PUCP and at the Peruan School for Diplomats; Representatives from the Peruan Ministry of the Environment.