News

23
Sep

UN – New York Declaration about Migrants: Salesian presence at the UN Summit

(ANS – New York) – The New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants expresses the political will of world leaders to save lives, protect rights and share responsibility on a global scale. At the UN Summit on 19 September, world leaders elaborated on how each country will implement these commitments. Refugees, migrants, those who assist them, and their host countries and

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16
Sep

Seminar on Dual System of Professional Training and sixth meeting of the European Alliance of Apprentices

Brussels, Belgium – September 2016 – Three Salesian representatives – Iván Toscano (CNOS-FAP, Italy), Kriztina Juhasz (SZÁMALK, Hungary) and Ángel Gudiña (Don Bosco International) – participated in the Seminar on the Dual System of Professional Training and the sixth meeting of the European Alliance of Apprentices, which took place in Brussels, on 14 and 15 September. They learnt about the

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14
Sep

Belgium – DBI committed to the construction and dissemination of a Europe for all

(ANS – Brussels) – “Europe is at a crossroads, and the future of European cooperation and the benefits derived from it are in danger. At stake is the future of the planet and the kind of Europe in which our children will grow.” For this reason, Don Bosco International joined another 176 European and national institutions, in a manifesto published

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13
Sep

Italy – The ‘dual system’ – a new approach to youth employment

(ANS – Florence) – “Our goal with this seminar was to bring the subject to the table and to hear different points of view,” says Lauretta Valente, President of CIOFS- FP, at the end of the 28th European Seminar held in Florence, 7-9 September. It was organized with the support of the association of category FORM on the so-called “dual system”.

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13
Sep

Spain – Working together to fight youth unemployment

(ANS – Córdoba) – In Spain today many young people are liable to find their entry to the labour market blocked: the unemployment rate is among the highest in Europe. To stem this real social scourge it is now more important than ever to work in a network, including corporations, state and social organizations. The “Incorpora” programme promoted by the

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16
Jun

Uruguay – Quando quasi tutti se ne vanno, i Salesiani restano

(ANS – Montevideo) – Il quartiere Marconi è la cosiddetta “zona rossa” di Montevideo. “Dicono che è la zona più pericolosa della capitale. Dicono che la polizia non ci va. Dicono che è un paradiso per criminali, spacciatori e giovani problematici. Dicono questo e molto di più, ma ci sono persone che dicono qualcosa di diverso”. Nel quartiere Marconi, scenario costante

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