Kutno, Poland - March 2018 - From 9 to 11 March the Salesian Cooperators of the Warsaw Province met for a spiritual retreat on the theme "Listening to accompany", animated by the Salesian Fr Przemysław Solarski.
Brussels, Belgium - March 2018 - Blazka Merkac (Slovenia) and Carina Baumgartner (Austria), of the "SYM Europe Small Team", represented the Salesian Youth Movement (SYM) at the European Forum of Catholic Youth on social engagement (Brussels, 7-9 March 2018). In the photo the two youths are with Angel Gudiña, Executive Secretary of Don Bosco International (DBI), who supported SYM Europe's participation in this important meeting, which was attended by many European Catholic youth organizations to strengthen their network and social commitment.
Manila, Philippines - March 2018 - On March 11, the members of the Association of Mary Help of Christians (ADMA) of North Philippines, together with ADMA National Delegates, met with Fr Pierluigi Cameroni, SDB, Postulator General for the Causes of the Saints of the Salesian Family and World Spiritual Animator of ADMA. During the meeting, Fr Cameroni discussed the theme of the Rector Major's Strenna 2018 and presented the list of saints and blessed of the Salesian Family. Present: ADMA members of Manila and Pampanga, the newly elected national councilors, together with Sr. Christine Maguyon, FMA, ADMA Delegate. Fr Cameroni arrived in the Philippines on March 3 for a series of meetings for the diocesan inquiry, research and talks for the cause of the blessed Artemide Zatti.
Alexandria, Egypt - March 2018 - In the framework of his Animation Visit to the Province of the Middle East (MOR) and the consultations for the new MOR Provincial, scheduled from 8 to 14 March, Fr Francesco Cereda, Vicar of the Rector Major, visited the Don Bosco Institute in Alexandria.