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First Sunday of Advent: HOPE in Kolwezi, in the heart of Congo Advent is here. This week begins the Season of Advent and we wait and prepare for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas. This year we decided that each Sunday of Advent we would share with you a word that embodies the season and that...
Girls are the Future: International Day of the Girl 2015 Today we celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child, a day in which we celebrate the empowerment, protection and participation of girls in all levels of society. This year’s theme focuses on adolescent girls and the Sustainable...
Our new documentary film about dangers of Congo's mining industry to be screened in Rome On 29 October, we will debut our work on a special project, an important documentary film, Maisha: A New Life Outside the Mines. It takes you inside the copper and cobalt mines of Democratic Republic of the Congo, the first rung of the global supply...
Chile relief efforts continue post earthquake, but more help is needed The powerful 8.3 magnitude earthquake that struck the coast of central Chile last week affected thousands of residents, many of whom lost everything.   The Sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd in Chile, in...
Myanmar Emergency Relief Effort, Here's How to Donate Flash flooding and landslides in Mynamar have killed dozens and left thousands of residents in need of emergency assistance. The Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd are on the ground and are focusing their efforts in Kalaymyo, in the...