MALABO, Equatorial Guinea.
With a roundtable on "The family today," the Teresian Association (TA) in Equatorial Guinea (EG) opened the celebrations for the 75th anniversary of its arrival in this country at the Cultural Center of Spain in Malabo, on October 8th. The scheduled events, includes the projection of the film POVEDA on October 21.
On the feast of Saint Teresa of Jesus, on October 15, we publish "Generosity and charm, essential to the Teresian spirit of Saint Pedro Poveda," a text written by Mª Encarnación González Rodriguez on the occasion of the V Centenary of St. Teresa which was celebrated last year.
Starting on October 18, the film POVEDA will be available on DVD and Blu-ray formats in different bookstores and other shops.
Maite Uribe, President of the Teresian Association, participated in the XVIII Training Conference organized by InteRed that took place in Madrid the weekend of September24-24.
As every year, the Editorial Board of Nuevamerica / Novamerica Magazine met for evaluation, planning and dissemination of the magazine. The meeting took place from September 8-10 Lima, Peru.
Maria Leonor Romero Ochoa has been honored by the Ministry of Education of Peru with the following award: “Palmas magisteriales en el Grado de Amauta.” This is the highest recognition that a teacher may receive in Peru for his/her professional itinerary in favor of education in the country. Elsa Tueros, presents the profile of this great educator.
Organized by EDIW (Education for an interdependent world) and as part of the "Roots and Wings" project (Capacity Building Erasmus +), a training Seminar was held in Rome from July 18 to July 23. The training focused on some of the current social challenges in Europe such as: employment, inclusion, education and participation for all. The proposal seeks to promote participation of young people to address them. Each of the challenges was analyzed in small groups and in plenary sessions. Diogo Silva, Sara Cascais, and Silvia Rosa wrote this communication.