Rome, Italy - May 2016 - The 31st Course for Formators organized by the Salesian Pontifical University (UPS) ended on 30 May. Bishop Enrico dal Covolo, Rector of the Lateran Pontifical University (pictured with Fr Giuseppe Roggia and Fr Vittorio Gambino), dealt with the theme of Consecrated Life in this, the year after the year dedicated to the topic. The course had 45 participants, coming from different countries, dioceses and religious congregations.
Rome, Italy - June 2016 - The summer session of the General Council began on 30 May and will end on 22 July.
Santiago, Chile - June 2016 - Francisco Mansilla, a Don Bosco Past Pupil of Punta Arenas, will represent Chile in Futsal in the Libertadores Cup 2016 as a member of the "Club Doctor Gómez" team. Francisco Mansilla qualified in automobile mechanics.
Lahore, Pakistan - May 2016 - On 24 May, on the feast of Mary Help of Christians, the ordination of Lal Noble, the first Pakistani Salesian, took place.