Kenyan Covid-19 Song Adopted by Climate Movement

The Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM), the Rome-based organization that works “to better care for our common home” has recognized a song by a Kenya-based band on COVID-19, a move that has been appreciated by the band leader.

GCCM recognized the “Anti COVID-19” song On the occasion of the 50th edition of the Earth Day marked worldwide on Wednesday, April 22.

Through a Tweet published on April 22, GCCM, which is has Pope Francis’ Encyclical on climate change and ecology, Laudato Si’ as its founding document, posted the song and invited followers to “share it with friends.”

“I am so excited, so encouraged, I feel like the organizations and institutions are recognizing the work of young people in church and this can encourage many artists in the church to develop good thematics towards evangelization and giving hope to people of God,” Steeven Kezamutima, the founder and leader of Waka Waka band that is behind the “Anti COVID-19” song told ACI Africa in an interview Thursday, April 23.

Source: ACIAfrica

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