After Grand-Bassam, a testimony from the Ivory Coast

After Grand-Bassam, a testimony from the Ivory Coast

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The terrorist attack of March 13 that left 18 dead has brought instability to the entire region, and there are on-going threats in several key locations. The small Focolare community works at building peace in daily life and never surrenders to violence. Words from the Nuzio and the Imam.

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God weeps with us in Brussels

God weeps with us in Brussels

Focolare Movement In Belgium and in the entire world expresses its consterntation over the tragic events in Brussels.

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Venezuela,  a country at risk

Venezuela, a country at risk

While the socio-economic situation is worsening, the Focolare communities spread throughout the Latin American country has doubled its commitment to build bridges of peace and fraternity.

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From the Focolare Community in Athens

From the Focolare Community in Athens

The situation in Athens has turned dramatic with the arrival of thousands of refugees. There is talk of a humanitarian crisis, exacerbated by the closure of the Balkan route. Service infrastructures are lacking, but the solidarity is unstoppable.

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Lebanon. Chiara got us to live the Gospel

Lebanon. Chiara got us to live the Gospel

In 1975 a war began in Lebanon that would last for 16 long years. It was the dramatic backdrop to the seeds of peace which Chiara Lubich went on planting in Focolare the members of that land.

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The Balkan War: Chiara was at our side

The Balkan War: Chiara was at our side

It has been twenty five years since the outbreak of the conflict that devastated the people of ex-Jugoslavia. Through words and gestures of peace, Chiara Lubich always remained close to the people. 

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Voices Joining For Peace

Voices Joining For Peace

Twenty years after the awarding of the UNESCO Peace Education Prize on Chiara Lubich and on the 8th anniversary of her death (March 14, 2008), an event at Castel Gandolfo, Italy, proposes the culture of dialogue as a means of peace.

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