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The International Federation of Fe y Alegría gains special consultative status in ECOSOC

Following significant negotiations, the International Federation of Fe y Alegría has been recognized by the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC) as having special consultative status. ECOSOC serves as a forum for discussing international economic and social concerns and formulating policy recommendations directed toward Member States and the United Nations system. This … Continue reading

Silence… its rumblings (DM Solomon SJ)

As soon as we turned the motorbike from the concrete road to the single lane path into to the bushes silence descended between Habil, my pillion rider, and me. The stony bushy hill was a difficult terrain to negotiate by a rickety motorcycle. The silence of the forest almost drowned the rambling sound of the … Continue reading

Sunday and Monday in pictures

Advocacy, Jesuit-style

Five global networks: on Migration, Ecology, Right to Education, Peace & Human Rights, and Governance of Natural and Mineral Resources. Five leaders: from South Asia, Latin America, Central America, Europe and Africa. Nineteen core group members: from the United States, Spain, Democratic Republic of Congo, Colombia, Peru, Australia, Philippines, Korea and India. One Global Ignatian … Continue reading