Exerpts from the speech by Focolare co-president, Jesús Morán, at UNESCO Headquarter, Paris, France.[more]
On November 15 in Paris, two days after the commemoration of the 2015 attacks, at the UNESCO headquarters, 500 people gathered to retrace the foundations of a new culture of peace inspired by Chiara Lubich.[more]
A thousand Gen2 from around the world gather in Castel Gandolfo, Italy, for their world congress and to remember one of their own: Chiara Luce Badano.[more]
From 21 to 23 October, in Switzerland, the 6th Economy of Communion Congress entitled: “EoC, an economy for all.” A pledge to bring poverty home to be nursed.[more]
The EoC’s Sungsimdang Bakery now employs 363 people. It began 60 years ago as a small producer of steamed buns. The story of two sacks of flour that became part of local culture in Daejon (South Korea).
Women descendants of the original peoples Calchaquíes, draw strength from the spirituality of the Focolare to overcome the macho culture and become entrepreneurs of fabrics. “Tinku Kamayu” (together to work) restores them the dignity of women while recovering ancestral techniques.
Chiara Lubich explains the importance of inculturation as a means of transmitting the Gospel in a meeting with representatives of the Focolare community in Africa gathered in Nairobi on 18 May 1992.
The Host Spot Project involved 55 young people from 9 countries in Europe and the Middle East, who went to Jordan to get to know refugee families.
Friendship between deputies from different parties, based on the values of the PMU, becomes the first seed of commitment to the common good.[more]
Interview with Bishop Felix Machado, Archbishop of Vasai (India). For him, interreligious dialogue is not only an essential part of his ministry, but his personal lifestyle.[more]
An entire community on the border between Switzerland and Italy shares an exeprience of welcoming the many refugees in search of a peaceful future. Sharing and growth.[more]