Italy has finally promulgated a law dedicated to autism, inserting it among the essential levels of assistance for treatment. Federico De Rosa is autistic. At the age of eight he learned to write with the computer. His story talks about autism from the viewpoint of those suffering from it.[more]
Young scientists, engineers, environmentalists and community leaders in an interreligious conference-debate (Teach-in) at Hyde Park, USA, sponsored by Religions for Peace of USA and the Focolare Movement of North America.[more]
They wanted to massacre everyone and burn the place to the ground. But after listening and being heard something changed.[more]
The conclusion of the 2014-2015 Theological-Pastoral Course for Seminary Educators held at the Center for the spirituality of communion, “Vinea mea,” in Loppiano (Florence) from 12 to 25 July.[more]
The testimony of an Italian volunteer at a welcoming centre for North African refugees. When love becomes concrete as August’s Word of Life proclaims.[more]
A project forming young peace-builders in the Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand.
The small community of Minsk sets out to meet the need of a Catholic parish: the purchase of a container to be used as a catechism classroom.
Despite being quite diverse, two firms have found a common synergy through the Economy of Communion project.
Mélanie Njonou is an Economy of Communion businesswoman. With her chicken farm enterprise, she is able to support 32 families.
This is the ongoing adventure of Anita, a girl from Córdoba who, after an aggression in the house of friends, is making an effort to forgive. She has discovered that every reconciliation is a brick in building peace, even in one’s own country.[more]
In dialogue with the Spanish architect José Andrés Sardina Pereira, the coordinator of an architectural, historical, and artistic research project in Santiago de Cuba. In anticipation of the Pope’s upcoming visit in September.[more]
In the rural villages of North-Eastern Nigeria, the drought is creating huge problems for the population. From Onitsha (a 24-hour journey away), some youths and adults of the Focolare went to visit to share the situation and bring some material and spiritual help.[more]