Over 200 participants coming from different Muslim communities, Jews and Christians, at Fordham University in New York, for an event showing the shared journey at the service of the human family.[more]
As of this month, a video conference which periodically reunites the family of the Focolare Movement worldwide, is made accessible through a dedicated website.[more]
Support for 250 families in difficulty in Burundi and a well for water in Nega, a village in Cameroon. Just some of the latest projects carried out by the NGO Azione per un mondo unito (Action for a United World)[more]
In the small town of Ragusa overlooking the Straits of Sicily, there many initiatives to reach out to the lonely, marginalized and those who try to piece together a new life far from their homeland.[more]
An interview with Margaret Karram of the Christian delegation, the only female voice at the ‘invocation for peace’ prayer made together by Pope Francis, Patriarch Bartholomew 1, Shimon Peres and Abu Mazen, 8 June 2014, a date to be remembered.[more]
The dramatic events that have wounded France are well-known. However very few know what has been happening over the last four years in Cannes: an intense friendship between people of different religions for which the city received the “Chiara Lubich: City for fraternity” Prize.
Vision, viewpoints, and stories will be underlying themes of the global event “Chiara Lubich: Unity and Politics”.
Like thousands of others, Iyad’s family had to unexpectedly abandon their home in Mosul and their country Iraq. A painful exile, made significant by the welcome in France of those who live the same ideal of unity.
A summary of Chiara’s talk at a symposium held at the United Nations Headquarters (New York), 28 May 1997: Toward a Unity of Nations and a Unity of Peoples. #politcs4unity
Maria Cruz (27) is the Principal at the Centre. This is her story. A message to all children in difficulty: “Be brave, we can all change. I did it.”[more]
Mark Tecilla, Trentine and one of the first focolarini, tells us about the first steps of the community of Trent. Gathered around the rediscovered spirit of the Gospel, people were even ready to put their possessions at the disposition of others in order to alleviate the sufferings of the post-war period.[more]
Gen Verde’s talent wins the young people at two events: May 30, 2014 workshop with young people; June 1, 2014, concert in Corato, Italy[more]