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Education Conference in South Africa

Greetings from Pretoria, South Africa.

We thank our hosts from the Loreto schools in South Africa, who have made this Conference possible. Some 60 delegates from IBVM and CJ schools across 19 countries have convened to reflect on our shared roots, to move forward in response to the challenges of the 21st Century and cross boundaries on all levels (nation, language and experience) within an atmosphere of mutual support and respect. Continue reading “Education Conference in South Africa”

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Loreto International Schools Conference

Welcome all to South Africa! An amazing first day of the Loreto International Schools’ Conference. Fantastic to be part of a world wide family where we all share common values.
A beautiful mass at the first Loreto School in Africa – Loreto Convent Nana Sita, Pretoria! Photos by Petra Gurney

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UN Update

In this update we share information and impressions on the recent Forum on Indigenous Peoples, The Commission on the Status of Women, International Day of Happiness, and Impact Investment.  Teresia Wamuyu Wachira ibvm, Kenya offers us a beautiful reflection entitled “Promote Peaceful and Just Societies”, the third reflection in our series of Reflections on the Spiritual and Ethical dimensions of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. Continue reading “UN Update”