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Churches January 2017

Uganda.The voice of Karamoja

This is the name of the Catholic Diocese of Kotido’s radio station. A project to give voice to the people of the region.  Dust, the sun beating down, a single dirt road, straight, that cuts the town of 25,000 inhabitants in half: this is Kodito, one of the most important centres in the region of…

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Malawi. Paths of reconciliation.

Halfway House is a former prisoner reintegration program. Edward Onani, the project manager, talks to us about the goals of the program through the paintings in the Reconciliation Chapel of Halfway House. A recovery that is also a path of faith. The program was begun in 2005, on the initiative of the Montfort Missionaries in…

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Latin America. A grassroots network

Iglesias y Minerías and Repam are two basic ecclesial realities with an eco-theological and ecumenical spirituality which has brought changes for both, the society and the Church in Latin America. Vidalina has interrupted her work, for a few days,  at the basic ecclesial communities in El Salvador to go to Colombia, where the coal mines…

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Germany / Comboni Sisters. Hope in the heart of Europe

They give hospitality, accompany and guide Nigerian, Somali and Eritrean women who were victims of human trafficking, giving them hope. This is the commitment of two Comboni Sisters in the SOLWODI project. “SOLWODI, is the acronym for Solidarity with Women in Distress” – says Sr. Margit Foster, a nun of German origin. “This organization was…

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Advocacy

Research and Rating, a tool of Advocacy.

Advocacy is a strategy used around the world by NGOs, activists, and even policy makers themselves, to influence policies. Advocacy is about creating reform of…

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Baobab

An Unhappy Fish.

0nce upon a time there was a colony of little fishes who lived together in their own small pool, isolated from the rest of the fish…

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Youth & Mission

Peace and Climate Justice is Needed to Save the Planet.

The world is afire again, the flames heartbreakingly consume shrubs, trees and forests in Australia, Portugal, Brazil, and recently in California and Siberia and elsewhere too.…

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