Greetings from New York where we send this UN Update as we approach Christmas 2019. Thank you very much for your collaboration in distributing it to the network in every country where the Mary Ward Family is present with sisters, associates, colleagues and friends.
We are delighted to circulate the December 2019 edition of the IBVM Archives Newsletter, carefully curated by the IBVM archivists across the globe.
Dear friends, Greetings from the sunshine of South Sudan! We are coming towards the end of our school year with all our classes in examinations. Our Primary 8 have just completed their Government examinations today while we are waiting to hear when the Secondary will sit their examinations. Our Political leaders have extended the peace [...]
Update No. 6
We would like to congratulate Pat Murray IBVM Irish Province. Sr. Pat has been appointed by Pope Francis as a Consultor to the Pontifical Council for Culture.
We have just begun our mid-term break and the girls are very excited. Most are gone home for the few days though we are left with 100 students. These girls remain for various reasons - distance, security and the threat of forced marriage is very real for a number of them.
A special thank you to all of the donors, advocates, and supporters of the Loreto Programs in Rumbek. Without your hard work or support none of this would be possible.
This month's update reports from New York where The 2019 Review of the Sustainable Development Agenda was held from the 9th - 18th July.
Welcome to a special edition of UN Update on Human Trafficking to mark World Day against Human Trafficking 2019.
We are happy to share information and links to documents on significant issues recently discussed at the UN and exciting news about you, Mary Ward Network.
Our heartfelt gratitude to our Institute Leaders Jane and Noelle and their team members, who worked together and planned this course on Mary Ward, to foster our spiritual and apostolic wellbeing.
Dear Sisters and Friends, We hope all are well. We have been busy in recent weeks with our regular team of researchers, led by Deirdre Raftery, and Ruth Ferris who continue to make fascinating discoveries about M. Teresa Ball & M. Michael Corcoran and their contribution to education in Ireland and abroad. We look forward [...]
Localising Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Latest news from the UN ahead of local and european elections: UN Newsletter Update Issue Two
Sr. Pat Murray – Loreto Sisters Irish Province is secretary General of UISG. Sr. Pat invites Pope Francis to meet with congregational leaders from around the world. UISG (International Union of Superiors General) is a worldwide, canonically approved organization of Superiors General of Institutes of Catholic Women Religious. As such it: Provides an International Forum [...]
Orla Treacy Women of Courage Award - Statement News from Rumbek : Click on the following link to read the latest news: Rumbek March 2019