Earth Forum of Howard County
Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
with Jaff Bamenjo
Coordinator of RELUFA
The Network for the Fight Against Hunger in Cameroon
We kick off our season of engaging speakers and civil conversations on climate change and sustainable living with an opportunity to hear from a global partner in environmental sustainability.
Jaff Bamenjo is the Coordinator of RELUFA, the Network for the Fight Against Hunger in Cameroon. Established in 2001, RELUFA is a network of civil society and grassroots actors, including ecumenical and secular non profits organizations and religious entities, whose mission is to fight against systemic problems that lead to poverty, hunger and poverty, economic, social and environmental injustices. RELUFA has three areas of interest: Extractives Industries Monitoring, Land and Resource Justice, and Food and Trade Justice.
Jaff is in the United States as an International Peacemaker of the Presbyterian Church (USA), a partner in RELUFA. He holds a Masters Degree in Development Studies from the Institute of Social Studies in Hague, the Netherlands where he majored in the Politics of Alternative Development, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Yaoundé II in Cameroon.
Held at First Presbyterian Church of Howard County
9325 Presbyterian Circle
Columbia, MD 21045
The Earth Forum of Howard County calls together Earth activists, faith communities, government agencies and interested individuals for civil and informed discussion of climate change, sustainable living and developing communities of cooperation through education ideas and actions to touch hearts for the majesty of creation.
The Earth Forum is open to all interested persons, and is free.
Childcare is provided for infants and toddlers — call 410-730-3545 for more information.
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Join us at the Earth Forum!
Join us for the 2019-2020 Season of the Earth Forum!
The Earth Forum and its engaging speakers and civil discussions on sustainable living and climate change, returns in October for its eleventh season. Most Forums will be held the third Sunday of the month, at 2:00 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church of Howard County.
Mark your calendar for the following dates and join us:
In 2019: Sunday, September 22; Saturday, October 19; Sunday, November 17
In 2020: Sundays: January 12, February 16, March 15 & April 19