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Madagascar – The Revitalisation of the District

Madagascar – The Revitalisation of the District

The revitalisation of the District was, in a way, the aim of the recent District Chapter of Antananarivo. The capitulants adopted that as their slogan and worked towards it, although each of them may have been using the word ‘revitalisation’ in his own way. However, a glance at the results of the work of the […]

Generalate (Rome) CIAMEL Meeting 2017

Generalate (Rome) CIAMEL Meeting 2017

The International Council for Association and the Lasallian Educational Mission (CIAMEL) has gathered again at the Generalate from 19-21 June to further its work. The Council was created following the 45th General Chapter with a number of objectives including animating the direction of the Lasallian educational mission and instilling our core values of faith, service and […]

BICE – International Catholic Child Bureau

BICE – International Catholic Child Bureau

Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, Superior General, was the keynote speaker at BICE’s International Congress held on 7 June in Paris. Brother Robert’s remarks, entitled The Dignity of the Human Person: a Human and Christian Education, can be read by clicking here .

Philippines – Crisis in Marawi

Philippines – Crisis in Marawi

Last May 23, 2017, early in the afternoon, an armed group of men called the Maute Group attacked Marawi, a city in Mindanao, south of the Philippines. The group was founded by two Muslim brothers Abdullah and Omar Maute, and claim that they are part of the ISIS. The attack resulted in the destruction and […]

Australia – Primer encuentro del Instituto Gerard Rummery

Australia – Primer encuentro del Instituto Gerard Rummery

Australia – First Meeting of the Gerard Rummery Institute On Tuesday, June 6, the first meeting of the Gerard Rummery Institute was held at the Provincial Office.  This meeting initiates an exciting phase in a long history of Lasallian Formation for the ANZPPNG District, beginning with the establishment in 1990 of the Lasallian Centre at […]

The Southwest Monsoon and Cyclone Mora – Floods in Sri Lanka (May, 2017)

The Southwest Monsoon and Cyclone Mora – Floods in Sri Lanka (May, 2017)

The  southwest monsoon and Cyclone Mora caused flooding  and landslides throughout Sri Lanka in May 2017. 15 districts have been affected, killing 188 people and leaving 93 people missing. As of 30 May, 622,510 people are affected, 7.186 houses partially and 1.458 houses are fully damaged. The monsoon struck heavily on the river system near […]

District of Norandino – A Visit by Brother Paulo Dullius

District of Norandino – A Visit by Brother Paulo Dullius

The Leadership Team of the District of Norandino met on May 12th in the context of a visit to the District by the Institute’s Service for Formation in the person of Brother Paulo Dullius. During the meeting, Brother Paulo stressed the importance of the contribution made by each member of the Leadership Team as part […]

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