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Newsletter no. 34, June 2012
At a glance
Chile: education to motherhood
Communication Sector of the Salesian Province in Chile, in
collaboration with the Caetera Tolle Multimedia Centre has launched a
new audiovisual product, about young mothers and a programme running
for over 10 years in the cities of Santiago and Arica by the Damas
Salesianas Association. The project provides assistance for pregnant
adolescents during the various stages of pregnancy, giving birth and
caring for the infant during its first six months.
Peru: Radio Don Bosco celebrates one year
On 21 May Radio Don Bosco Per was one year old. What started in a small
oratory, is now a radio wed-site listened to by thousands of young
people in all the five continents, on the web and on social
networks. Fr Augusto Sakihama SDB and Abel Camesasca, a communications
expert have been responsible, developing the idea of the virtual
Brazil young communicators
18th to 20th May there was a National Seminar for Young Communicators
in Brasilia. It was promoted by the Youth Commission and the
Communications Department of the Episcopal Conference of Brazil (CNBB).
The aim of the weekend was to provide formation for young professionals
in various media and several representatives from the Salesian presence
in Brazil took part.
Guadalajara-Mexico City: SC Delegates, the Americas. 4-7 August at Guadalajara, and 7-9 August in Mexico City
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My dear confreres and friends of SC,
year, from May to October, the Department and Provincial SC Delegates
are involved pretty thoroughly in the editing, promotion, production
and distribution of the Salesian Annual (the 'Salesians' Magazine).
Congratulations to the Irish Province for their completely new website!
And congratulations to
the prenovices of Kolkata Province, India, who with just one computer
with internet connection (that of their brother assistant).... file
their stories snatching time when there is electricity during the
Formation in Consecrated Life: challenges and opportunities
appears to be a new area of production growing steadily within Salesian
circles, and undoubtedly the coming GC27, with its own needs for
accurately, broad collection of data and subsequent interpretation,
will spur yet further efforts in this regard. We refer to the
harvesting, and then the presentation, of appropriate Salesian data
As a data publisher ...
The SC Department is available to offer more extensive ideas on the above. But one thing is certain - we now need to be taking online Salesian data very seriously.
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