Europe

ITALY: CIOFS-FP operated by Salesian sisters celebrates 50 years providing vocational training for women

By at April 5, 2019 | 7:58 am

ITALY: CIOFS-FP operated by Salesian sisters celebrates 50 years providing vocational training for women

(MissionNewswire) The Centro Italiano Opere Femminili Salesiane (Italian Center for Salesian Feminine Works or CIOFS-FP), located in Rome, Italy, is celebrating its 50th anniversary providing vocational training for women in Italy. A two-day event is planned including a delegation from the center participating in the audience of Pope Francis and a meeting session more...

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ITALY: Students at Salesian training centers in Europe collaborate to create tourist app

By at April 3, 2019 | 8:57 am

ITALY: Students at Salesian training centers in Europe collaborate to create tourist app

(MissionNewswire) The Salesian EntreApp project has connected youth in Valdocco, a quarter in the city of Turin, Italy to youth in Salesian programs in Seville and Bilboa, Spain and in Versailles, France. The EntreApp project brought together students in Europe to help develop an app that promotes tourism in Seville. Each Salesian center had a well-defined role in the more...

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SPAIN: The 32nd Don Bosco National Awards evaluated 45 innovative projects developed from Salesian training centers

By at March 16, 2019 | 11:34 am

SPAIN: The 32nd Don Bosco National Awards evaluated 45 innovative projects developed from Salesian training centers

(MissionNewswire) On Mar. 13, the 32nd Don Bosco National Awards was held to acknowledge innovative projects developed in the fields of secondary education, vocational training and educational activities within educational centers in Spain. There were 45 projects presented this year and 1,030 that have been presented as part of this awards ceremony over the course of its more...

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ITALY: Women who have faced violence now living at Salesian House of Women Center released recipe book in honor of International Women’s Day

By at March 13, 2019 | 11:13 am

ITALY: Women who have faced violence now living at Salesian House of Women Center released recipe book in honor of International Women’s Day

(MissionNewswire) In honor of International Women’s Day held earlier this month on Mar. 8, the Salesians for Social Affairs in collaboration with the House of Women Center, located in the harbor city of Messina in northeast Sicily, Italy, presented the recipe book, “The Recipes of Mamma Margherita.” The book was created by four women with a passion for cooking who more...

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ITALY: Salesian missionaries launch vocational training courses at the Don Bosco Educational Center in Naples

By at February 23, 2019 | 4:51 am

ITALY: Salesian missionaries launch vocational training courses at the Don Bosco Educational Center in Naples

(MissionNewswire) After 40 years, vocational training courses are starting once again at the Don Bosco Educational Center in the Doganella district of Naples, Italy. To celebrate the event, a conference titled, “Possible Futures,” was held at the Salesian Institute Menechini in February to discuss more about the educational center and the vocational training courses more...

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ITALY: Entrepreneur Hadidi Lakbir attributes his success in life to his Salesian education

By at February 21, 2019 | 12:23 pm

ITALY: Entrepreneur Hadidi Lakbir attributes his success in life to his Salesian education

(MissionNewswire) Hadidi Lakbir, a 30-year-old married father of a child, arrived in Italy from Morocco 25 years ago to join his father who worked for a local business. Today, Lakbir is an entrepreneur and graduate of the Salesian Institute San Domenico Savio, located in Bra, a town in the northwest Italian region of Piedmont. Lakbir has been working on his own for more...

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SPAIN: The Salesian publishing house Edebé Group develops partnership with Google for Education for the production and distribution of digital educational products

By at February 16, 2019 | 11:00 am

SPAIN: The Salesian publishing house Edebé Group develops partnership with Google for Education for the production and distribution of digital educational products

(MissionNewswire) The Salesian publishing house, Edebé Group, located in Barcelona, Spain, and Google for Education have reached a collaboration agreement for the production and distribution of digital educational products for adaptive learning in schools through the use of artificial intelligence and data analysis, otherwise known as Big Data. Viktor more...

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SPAIN: Director of Salesian films and Salesian past pupil win Goya Awards in Spain

By at February 7, 2019 | 10:13 am

SPAIN: Director of Salesian films and Salesian past pupil win Goya Awards in Spain

(MissionNewswire) An event celebrating the 33rd Goya Awards, Spain's foremost annual national film awards, was held in Seville on Saturday, Feb. 2. "Campeones" and "El Reino" were the evening's two triumphant films but director, Raúl de la Fuente, and actor, Jesús Vidal, both with Salesian connections, won awards as well. Director, Raúl de la Fuente, and producer, more...

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SPAIN: Seven Salesian vocational training centers receive Siemens training certification

By at February 1, 2019 | 1:41 pm

SPAIN: Seven Salesian vocational training centers receive Siemens training certification

(MissionNewswire) Professors from Salesian vocational training centers in Spain took part in a training course on CNC SINUMERIK, a Siemens automation system for machine tools. The training, which took place from Jan. 8-11, was organized by Don Bosco Tech and Siemens and was held at the Salesian Center of Atocha in Madrid, Spain. As a result of the training, seven more...

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ITALY: New group home is launched for young men who need the extra support of educators and mentors to develop a better path in life

By at January 19, 2019 | 1:55 pm

ITALY: New group home is launched for young men who need the extra support of educators and mentors to develop a better path in life

(MissionNewswire) The E.T. Social Cooperative, also known as Educators in the Territory or Neighborhood Educators, is affiliated with the Salesians of Social Welfare (SCS/CNOS Federation) and recently opened Casa di Giò youth home on Jan. 9. Casa di Giò is located in Turin, Italy and is the first residential group apartment operated by the E.T Social Cooperative. The more...

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