(ANS - New York) – A panel discussion on ‘Youth Aspirations & Climate Urgency’ was organized on 11 July as a side event at the ongoing United Nations High Level Political Forum (HLPF) at New York, by “Don Bosco Green Alliance along with Salesian Missions USA and Don Bosco Network” (DBN). The HLPF annually evaluates the global progress of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), hence, this panel discussion focused on SDG 13 Climate Action and the impact of climate change on young people and their future.
(ANS – Hong Kong) – A two-day seminar on the “Common Identity Card of the Salesian Family of Don Bosco” was held last weekend, 6-7 July, in the Salesian House of Studies, Shau Kei Wan, Hong Kong. Among the participants, besides the Salesians, there were different groups of the Salesian Family and mission partners. Over 130 people took part in the event.
(ANS - Rome) - "What paternity today for the Salesians' affective maturity?" was the challenging title of a course of formation promoted by the Conference of the Salesian Provinces of Italy (CISI) and addressed to the formators of the Salesian houses of the Provinces of Italy. The event, held in Rome, at the San Tarcisio Salesian Institute, from 1 to 3 July, brought together about 25 Salesians.
(ANS - Iju) - Mutual trust, team spirit, respect, attention to the common good, love for a job well done, good manners ... More and more often companies and associations ask their employees to live these values and attitudes authentically. For this reason, from 21 to 28 June, the "Don Bosco Tech Africa", at the Salesian house in Iju, near Lagos, organized a week of formation for provincial and national leaders of the Employment Start Up Offices on the theme of "Life Skills". Many participants attended, from all over the Africa-Madagascar region.