Two Columbans feature in documentary on the Amazon

This weekend a documentary airs on Newstalk Radio featuring two Columban missionaries working in the Amazon.

In ‘From the Amazon to the Emerald Isle’, producer Brian Kenny looks at the connection between the Amazon and Ireland and the real impact of climate change.

We hear from Fr Peter Hughes and Fr Liam Carey, who have spent a lifetime working in Latin America, about the devastation in the Amazon and to its indigenous peoples.

‘From the Amazon to the Emerald Isle’ will be broadcast on Newstalk 106-108fm on Sunday 4th October at 7am with a repeat broadcast on Saturday 10th September at 9pm. Podcast goes live after first broadcast.