Environment Day 2023
In an inspiring address at the inauguration of the Nature Clubs of educational institutions under the Archdiocese of Verapoly, Justice Devan Ramachandran emphasized the need to shift our mindset from living against nature to living for nature. Justice Devan, expressed concerns about the prevailing human-centric laws, which inadvertently neglects the importance of protecting and nurturing the natural world.
The Environment Commission of the Archdiocese of Verapoly aims to leverage the collective efforts of these Nature Clubs to create a positive impact on the local environment.
Fr. Varghese Valiyaparambil, Manager of St. Paul’s College, presided over the meeting. Ms. Serene Philip, Deputy Director of Agriculture, shared insights into the importance of sustainable agricultural practices. Fr. Sebastian Karukappilly, Director, Environment Commission, Dr. Savitha K S, Principal, Fr. Felix Chullickal and Fr. Martin Azhikkakath also delivered speeches.