(ANS - Panama) – On Saturday 27 August, his last day in Panama, the Rector Major Fr Ángel Fernández Artime met the Salesians and the Salesian Family working in the area. On Sunday 28 August, he left for Costa Rica where he was to meet the Salesians and the whole Salesian Family in the four places where they are working for youth.

(ANS – Tiruchy) - Coimbatore, Aug. 24. 2016 , Don Bosco Anbu Illam, a centre working for the Rehabilitation of street and working children in Coimbatore since 1991, celebrated its Silver Jubilee Year event, ``Youngstro Marathon``, on the theme ``Ilaignane Vizhithidu Bothayai Ozhithidu``, for the cause of preventing substance abuse among vulnerable children of Coimbatore, opposite to Nehru Stadium. 

(ANS - Quito) - The Salesian Centre for Ongoing Formation (CSFPA) in Quito was the venue from 22 to 26 August for a Seminar-Workshop on Missions given by the team of the CSFPA together with the Missions Sector represented by Fr Martin Lasarte and Fr Alfred Maravilla. 

The 28th meeting of the "Salesian Forum" (started in 1968 by Francis Desramault as "Salesian Talks") is taking place in Benediktbeuern in Germany from 23 to 26 August 2016.

(ANS - Hong Kong) - The Chinese province, as the mother province of the East Asia-Oceania region, shares many of the traditions of Salesian life and mission. One outstanding example is the synergy that exists in the Salesian Family. Every year there are two particular moments - at the August meeting of the Provincial Advisory Council and in January at the joint study session on the Strenna of the Rector Major.

(ANS Panama) - In mid-afternoon the Rector Major of the Salesians, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, arrived at the airport of Tocumen to start his visit to the Province of Central America. Fr A.F. Artime will meet with the Salesians, the Salesian Family and young people in five countries: Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras and finally "El Salvador" in a matter of thirteen days.


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