The Democratic Republic of Congo does not enjoy the journalistic interest present in other areas. The suffering of its people, caught between the interests of countries, multinationals and clans, does not have the solidarity response or the citizen mobilization it deserves.
The government of the Teresian Association has recently created a "Commission for proper treatment and action against abuses," to develop its own regulations and the necessary protection protocols for minors and other vulnerable persons.
More than thirteen thousand young people have participated in the European Encounter organized by the Community of Taizé in collaboration with the Archdiocese of Madrid. The Teresian Association has joined this event.
Maite Uribe Bilbao, president of the Teresian Association, proposes that the motto “Lord, be for us the way, the truth and the life. Make us eminently human and wholly of God” may unite those inspired by Saint Pedro Poveda’s spirituality and charism during this year.
"Youth for Dialogue" is a project of formation for young people, promoted by Education for an Interdependent World (EDIW), a Non-Governmental Organization from the Teresian Association, and sponsored by the European Union, with the objective of being channel of dialogue in different world realities.
GUATEMALA, Republic of Guatemala.
Recognition of Sheny Berger Fernández, member of the Teresian Association in Guatemala, for the dedication of her life in the defense of human rights.
With a lasting impression and gratitude, we share the echoes of joy and festive mood produced by the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the University Residence, the first activity of the Teresian Association in Uruguay.
A commemorative exhibition of the 100th anniversary of the death of Antonia López Arista took place in Linares, Jaén, between the 6 and 11 of November, organized by the Philatelic Section of the Poveda Cultural Center (CCP). It contained also a temporary Post Office desk printing the special commemorative postmark granted for the occasion by the Post Office General Direction.
PANAMÁ, World Youth Day 2019.
Victoria Díez will be present at the next World Youth Day to be held in Panamá from 22 to 27 of January 2019, with the theme “I am the servant of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.” (Lk 1:38).
Under the slogan "If it's with you, I risk my life", in mid-October the XIII Assembly of Acit Joven, Youth Movement of the Teresian Association in Spain was held in Santa Maria de los Negrales, Madrid. Young people, group leaders and the members of the National Commission, shared, evaluated and celebrated the last three years of the Movement, designed the action plan for the next three years and elected its new representatives.
COVADONGA, Asturias, Spain.
More than three hundred pilgrims from the Teresian Association gathered in the evening of Saturday, October 6, at the Shrine of Covadonga, to renew, one more year, the commitment to remember, before La Santina (Our Lady of Covadonga), the origin of the Association, to give thanks and ask for her intercession.