Egypt

EGYPT: Sudanese refugee able to launch training center to help other refugees thanks to “Sunrise Project”

By at August 13, 2018 | 3:18 pm

EGYPT: Sudanese refugee able to launch training center to help other refugees thanks to “Sunrise Project”

(MissionNewswire) Alamin Abkar, a married 34 year old father of three, has been able to launch his own business in Egypt thanks to the Salesian Missions Sunrise Project. A refugee from the Sudan who is responsible for caring for his wife and children, Abkar is blind but did not want to let his impairment stop him from earning a living in his new community. With seed more...

Egypt , Emergencies & Salesian Missions specific news

EGYPT: Salesian missionaries provide education and social development programs for Christian and Muslim youth

By at November 7, 2017 | 11:24 am

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries have been working in Egypt for more than 100 years. Primary and secondary education, high-quality vocational and technical schools and youth centers are accessed by both Muslim and Christian youth, as well as refugees in need of services. In Alexandria in 1896, the Salesian House was founded by Father Rua to provide education to more...

Egypt

EGYPT: Salesian Missions continues Sunrise Project to support refugees and vulnerable Egyptians thanks to external donor funding

By at October 30, 2017 | 11:24 am

(MissionNewswire) Thanks to the support of external donors, Salesian Missions  has continued their work with the Instituto Don Bosco in Cairo to fund scholarships as part of the Sunrise Project, which launched in 2014. This skills training program assists refugees and vulnerable Egyptians in gaining the technical and life skills they need to find employment and support more...

Egypt

EGYPT: Salesian Missionaries Offer Oratory and Parish in Cairo Community

By at May 10, 2017 | 6:24 am

Salesian missionaries in the community of Zaytoun within the city of Cairo, Egypt, offer an oratory and parish. The programs primary serve young Egyptians and South Sudanese who are refugees in the country. Father Dany Kerio, rector of the Salesian community, notes that the oratory playground is a meeting place of culture and people. “Our programs are frequented by more...

Egypt , Uncategorized

EGYPT: Don Bosco Industrial Technical Institute Launches Projects on Harnessing Solar Energy

By at April 25, 2017 | 8:57 am

EGYPT: Don Bosco Industrial Technical Institute Launches Projects on Harnessing Solar Energy

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries operate the Don Bosco Industrial Technical Institute in Cairo, Egypt, which has been a center of excellence for some time. Every year, the institute trains youth as industrial experts, prepares them to enter the workforce and helps the country maintain a high level of industrial development. In recent months, a number of innovative more...

Egypt , OTHER Salesian News (not SM specific)

EGYPT: Amidst Turmoil, Salesians Will Not Retreat

By at March 2, 2011 | 1:00 pm

EGYPT: Amidst Turmoil, Salesians Will Not Retreat

(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions has released a statement regarding the situation of Salesians in Egypt, in response to the turmoil and protests against the government and President Hosni Mubarak. Initially, a retreat to Alexandria had been planned for the Salesians in Egypt. Given the great uncertainty of the situation, the Salesians decided to stay in their own more...

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