Jason’s Week of Action Photo Exhibition

A CAFOD climate champion will host a photo exhibition as part of the Speak Up Week of Action.

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Climate champion Jason Sheehan

Jason Sheehan will be showing off his ‘Sustainable Stories’ project at Nottingham Cathedral on Saturday July 8 and Sunday July 9.

The 21-year-old will be showcasing photos he took in Portugal as part of his role as a climate champion.

He said: “I spent a gap year with CAFOD in Zimbabwe and the children there did a similar photo exhibition and this is what inspired me to do it.

“I am really into photography and it is a great tool to share stories.

“I hope to make a difference at a local level, otherwise there would be no progression. I hope to create some action to fight climate change.”

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A Nottingham volunteer is travelling to a summer camp in Portugal to meet Pope Francis and help create shifts to more sustainable lifestyles. 

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CAFOD volunteer Jason Sheehan

From May 9-14, photography student Jason Sheehan, 21,  will travel to Fatima in Portugal with the aid agency CAFOD to attend a workshop inspired by Pope Francis’ environmental letter Laudato Si’.
 
The three-day international workshop will include sessions on how to better live together, farm work, a ’walk for change’ around Fatima and a mass led by Pope Francis.
 

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