Justice, human rights and social needs must be at the heart of all ministries and so justice, peace and integrity of creationmust be nurtured as part of the IBVM identity, being, formation and living. Getting JPIC into our DNA requires that deep transformation of heart, soul and will, and is a life-long journey for each person.
explore and be grounded in what is at the heart of living justly today
to act in heightened awareness of the whole
to respond to the signs of the times with vision and action.
IBVM Corporate Stance on Human Trafficking
As members of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary, an international and multicultural congregation of women religious, we pledge to work for the eradication of all forms of human trafficking and its causes, particularly among women and children, wherever we live and minister. Adopted September 2014 at General Congregation in Loyola, Spain. Read more
|South Africa||Elizabeth Donnanfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Eastern Africa||Pauline Machariaemail@example.com|
Groups we Collaborate With
Religious congregations together training teachers, nurses, midwives, local farmers and community leaders in the youngest country in the world.
The JPIC Commission promotes and supports the integration of JUSTICE, PEACE & INTEGRITY OF CREATION (JPIC) in the life and mission of the Union of Superior Generals (USG) and the International Union of Superior Generals (UISG) and their member congregations. It is responsible for animating men and women religious in justice, peace and integrity of creation according to the vows of the evangelical life, through experience, social analysis, spiritual reflection and action.
AEFJN is a Faith-based International Network present in AFRICA and in EUROPE, established in 1988. It promotes economic justice between the European Union and sub-Saharan Africa so that the poor of Africa may look forward to a better future.