Malaysia, twinned as receiving country for a long time, has, since 2010, the unique opportunity to live the Vincentian charism with being Donor country.
During the meeting held on 30 April 2014, the CIAD reviewed a number of projects. A total amount of 172,659 € has been pledged for projects in 11 countries during this meeting. This includes emergency grants approved before the meeting.
After a harmonization process initiated several years ago, the first National Council of Cameroon was created last February, bringing together the two regions.
Appointed on last September, Karl Hila, the new International Vice-President for Youth, evokes his taking office and its mission in the CGI.
Following the competition arranged by Council General to create lyrics in Portuguese for the Society’s hymn, a jury has named the winner.
The 44th National Pilgrimage brought together almost 20,000 Vincentians at Aparecida, over the weekend 5 to 6 April 2014.
Keith Norton (Oceania coordinator and New Zealand fireman by profession) has obtained, restored, transported and presented a fire-engine to the single SSVP conference in Micronesia, to serve the local community, including training for the fire crew!
Du 22 au 30 mars aura lieu la première “Mission Internationale VinPaz au Surinam”, seul pays d’Amérique du Sud où la Société de Saint Vincent de Paul n’est pas présente.
On the occasion of Lent 2014, Father Gregory Gay invites Vincentian to reflection through a message entitled "Lent and the lesson of Lampedusa", in memory of the deaths and missing on last October ....
John Tirado, executive director of CGI for 14 years, retired. Catherine Bonnet replaced him since 1 February 2014.