RMG - Annual meeting of Delegates and Youth Ministry team of South Asia Region
Rome, RMG - November 2020 - The annual meeting of the Youth Ministry Delegates and the members of the Provincial Youth Ministry team of the South Asia Region was held from 1 to 4 November. The animation of the meeting, conducted through the Zoom platform, was by Fr Miguel Angel Garcia, General Councilor for Youth Ministry, and by Fr Patrick Anthonyraj, of the YM team. The main topics of sharing and discussion were: reflection following the "face-to-face" meeting, the pastoral keys of the GC28, the timetable of the Youth Ministry Team for the next six years, and the Salesian Youth Movement. 51 Salesians participated and interacted in the sessions. In the final session, Fr Garcia published the report of the "Don Bosco Youth Animation" (DBYA) for 2019-2020. He also summarized the four days of the meeting in three recommendations: simple, clear and flexible structures of Youth Ministry; the Vocation Ministry is the crown of the Youth Ministry; the Salesian Youth Movement must be strengthened at the local level, the provincial level, and made visible at the regional level.