At the beginning of March, the representatives of the Central America zone took part in a meeting in Guatemala City.
During the meetings held on 20 January and 15 March, 2016, the CIAD reviewed a number of project applications. A total amount of 304,892 € has been pledged for projects in 15 countries
In February, the Pontifical Council Cor Unum invited the President General of the SSVP to a conference on the theme: “Charity does not come to an end” (1 Cor 13:8) - Perspectives, 10 years after the encyclical “Deus caritas est”
This weekend (February 27th -28th), leaders of the International General Council (CGI) will be in a strong performance in South America.
Lent : a time for fasting, a time for prayer
Lent 2016 starts on wednesday 10th, February. In this occasion, is published the Pope Francis's message, entitled : "I desire Mercy and not sacrifices"
Between 14 and 16 January, at the headquarters country of the Daughters of Charity (DC) in Zagreb (Croatia), was held the meeting of the Vincentian Family Collaboration Commission (VFCC)
Among the events marking the Jubilee Year of Mercy, the Holy Father has asked the Pontifical Council Cor Unum to propose a spiritual retreat day during Lent 2016.
During the meeting held on 17 November 2015, the CIAD reviewed a number of projects. A total amount of 150,320 € has been pledged for projects in 9 countries