LEADERS IN ECOLOGICAL ACTION (LEAF)
A team under the leadership of Ms. Margeret Molomo of Tarumitra, a unit of Patna Jesuit Society, joined the Gujarat Jesuit Province as part of its support to the Ecological Mission of Gujarat Jesuits spread across the state of Gujarat. Margeret is trained in organic farming from Japan and the US, and has had engaged with leading Indian environmental activists like Ms. Vandana Shiva. She along with her team comprising of a few Interns from Brazil addressed Leaders in Ecological Action (LEAF) moving from school to school. Fr. Rappai Puthukaran was also in the team. The team visited and provided handholding support to many organic farms initiated by Gujarat Province.
According to Ms. Margeret, “ Gujarat Jesuit Province is at the forefront of the ecological awareness. They have taken the steps to protect the environment from further damage and have initiated steps to repair such damage. Happy to visit them and gain lots of experiences.”