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South Sudan: the role of the Church and its Action Plan for Peace


          Father Michael Perry, Minister General of the Order of the Friars Minor, coming back from Juba, released an interesting interview to Radio Vaticana about the role of Church and its action plan for Peace in South Sudan. Following the link:

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Meeting with Jesuiten Mission


In the last weeks Sr. Yudith Pereira, our Ass. Executive Director, and Angelo Pittaluga, our Fundraising Director met some donor agencies to strenghten our current partnerships and to join new ones, interested to the future of South Sudan. The meeting with Jesuiten Mission in Nürnberg (Germany) was very fruitful: we confirmed our will to work together for South Sudan. Following ...

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Wau Catholic Health Institute Graduates Nurses

Foto James Dimo

By James Deng Dimo WAU 24, November 2015 [Gurtong] - The Wau Catholic Health Institute in Western Bahr el Ghazal State on Tuesday graduated 19 students who successfully completed their 3 year nursing course. 25 November 2015 Graduates during the graduation ceremony held in Wau The government of Western Bahr el Ghazal State has assured the graduates of employment.James Ukello ...

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U.S. priest lives with ‘suffering Christ’ at U.N. base in South Sudan

By Paul Jeffrey Catholic News Service MALAKAL, South Sudan (CNS) — Behind the blue-helmeted U.N. soldiers ringing the periphery, their tanks and heavy weapons pointed outward, Maryknoll Father Mike Bassano’s parish is a tightly packed maze of tents and tarpaulins filled with people hiding from war. Father Bassano is the only priest amid the 25,000 civilians who live inside the ...

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As South Sudan hopes for peace to hold, the displaced cope with trauma

Sr Cathy Arata .

Chris Herlinger  | Jan. 16, 2015   It happened in South Sudan. From almost the first moment I landed there in late March, I heard about Malakal, a city in the northeast part of the country. Malakal had experienced some of the worst bits of fighting in a civil conflict that began a year ago and has never really been ...

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The Lifers…

The Irish Missionaries who have given themselves to the poor in the developing world. Sr. Patricia Murray, Executive Director Irish Radio Interview with Mr. Pat Kenny, RTE1 Radio Podcast Link 20130131_rteradio1-patkenny-theliferst_c20148656_20148663_232_.mp3  

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Featuring Sr. Patricia Murry “LIFERS” is the latest documentary by award-winning Irish filmmaker, Ruán Magan. This inspiring program follows the journey of three Irish missionaries working in the service of others and features Sr. Patricia Murray ibvm, Executive Director of Solidarity with South Sudan. Please email to learn how to access this documentary.

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