The three biggest challenges I find when working in networks include: first, overcoming the idea that the mission “is mine”, because in the meantime, we are not accepting (or being formed in the perspective) that we are all co-workers in
The First World Humanitarian Summit will take place next 23th and 24th May in Istanbul, Turkey aiming to find innovative methods to approach humanitarian crises and reduce persons’ vulnerability. Together with organisations such as Christian Aid, Caritas International, the Islamic
In these times of such deep and extended crisis, different sectors of the Society of Jesus in Spain have gathered together to share a series of reflections, questions and proposals. We believe they have a place in a plural society
During this week of April, the online communication tool of the Global Ignatian Advocacy Network (GIAN) of the Right to Education celebrates its first anniversary. Since its first steps, GIAN detected the need to raise awareness and make the reality
The crisis of recent years in Spain has deeply affected the NGOs in development cooperation with drastic cuts in funding, the subsequent need to realign or discontinue our projects, the dismantling of our structures and even the disappearance of many
“Justice in the global economy” is the title of a report recently published by Promotio Iustitiae and promoted by Fr. Patxi Alvarez SJ, Secretary for Social Justice and Ecology of the General Curia of the Society of Jesus and Fr.
Yesterday, the first Fe y Alegría Congress in Africa, which took place from January 25th-31st in Chad, came to a close. More than 40 participants gathered together from Chad, Madagascar, Kenya, Togo, Central African Republic, Guinea Conakry, Cameroon, Democratic Republic
In November 2015, the Networking for Justice gathering brought together the main global justice networks of the Social Apostolate of the Society of Jesus in Loyola, Spain to evaluate and promote networking as an important tool in the struggle for justice.
Ignatian Spirituality can serve as a guide for networking by providing us with some features that should be followed in our attempt to build and work within our Networks. We are called to participate in a movement for the redemption of the world in its totality
General Congregation 34 (1995) stressed the need for networking within the Society in a very meaningful text: To exploit more fully the possibilities given us by being an international body