(ANS – Kiev) – Salesian Cleric Ernest Musonda is a young missionary from the ZMB province (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Malawi) who works in the Capital of Ukraine. The UKR is among the smallest and youngest vice-provinces around the world and recently welcomed 4 young missionaries from different countries. Cl. Ernest is now a practical trainee, living in a small community of two SDBs. He is one of the 4 young missionaries from ZMB vice-province who were sent by the Rector Major to Syria, South Sudan, Kosovo and Ukraine.

(ANS – New York) – Fr Thomas Pallithanam, from India-Hyderabad Province, is the second representative of the Salesian Congregation at the United Nations (ECOSOC) since 2017. This presence started in 2003 with Fr Thomas Brennan. Through the Salesian Missions USA office (, the Salesians of St. John Bosco hold special Consultative Status to the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), advocating for the poorest of the poor.

(ANS – Lilongwe) – Salesian Deacon Peter Nguyen Khanh is a Salesian Vietnamese Missionary in Malawi, ZMB Vice-Province (including Zambia, Malawi, Namibia and Zimbabwe). He has been serving African youth for the last 12 years and today he shares his experience with ANS.

(ANS - Paris) - Social networks are central to the life of adolescents, and a post or a like can greatly affect their lives. Clothing brands have understood this for years. Four students from the "Notre Dame des Minimes" institute in Lyon - Victor, Mathieu, Gaspard and Martin - explain the role of influencers. And Sister Anne-Flore Magnan, 33-year-old Daughter of Mary Help of Christians, educator of the "Le Valdocco" Association in Lille, offers her point of view.

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