Pope Francis has congratulated the President of the National Council on the occasion of the 150 anniversary of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Syria.
The members of International Structure gathered on tuesday for a last day working in Lisbon.
The Permanent Section continued its work on Monday morning with the report of David Williams on aggregations and statutes
The National Council of Lebanon has awarded prizes to 6 students for their posters illustrating the work and beliefs of Frederic Ozanam
Ahead of the General Assembly, The ITVPs were meeting in Lisbon to share their activities reports.
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.