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Selma and human rights, justice today Fifty years ago in USA, voting rights became an iconic issue representing social exclusion. While blacks had the right to vote by law, local ordinances and procedures in many states rendered them disqualified and excluded. Our Sr. Clare Nolan...
Honoring Women on International Women’s Day 2015 Happy International Women’s Day to all friends throughout the world. This is the time to uphold women’s achievements, recognize the challenges ahead and focus greater attention on women’s rights and gender equality.  The Good...
Good Shepherd International Foundation stands strongly behind campaign to stop conflict minerals The Good Shepherd International Foundation (GSIF) is supporting Focsiv (Federazione Organismi Cristiani Servizio Internazionale Volontario), Italy’s largest international volunteer association, in its campaign that calls on the European...
Good Shepherd Sisters advocating against human rights violations in Iraq and Syria A group of sisters and partners in mission from Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd gathered in Angers, France for an Inter Continental Assembly late last year, and one of the most important points to emerge was the serious concern over the...
Funding secured to continue skills training in Nicaragua We are pleased to announce that we have secured the funding to continue our important skills training and entrepreneurship program in Nicaragua, one of Latin America’s poorest countries.    Thanks to funding partner Misean Cara, the...