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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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SPAIN: Salesian Garelli House provides a home and education for older youth who came to Spain as unaccompanied minors

By at January 16, 2019 | 1:30 pm

SPAIN: Salesian Garelli House provides a home and education for older youth who came to Spain as unaccompanied minors

(MissionNewswire) Said and Moha are young migrants who arrived in Spain on boats while they were still minors. They were taken in at a reception center in Hortaleza, a district in Madrid, that was set up by the Spanish government to address the initial needs of unaccompanied minors. Now that they are both 20 years old, Said and Moha are continuing their studies and more...

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SPAIN: The Salesian Martí-Codolar residence provides emergency shelter for newly arriving refugees in Barcelona

By at January 6, 2019 | 10:09 am

SPAIN: The Salesian Martí-Codolar residence provides emergency shelter for newly arriving refugees in Barcelona

(MissionNewswire) In response to the migration and refugee crisis that has hit the European Union over the last several years, Salesian missionaries are creating new spaces and providing services to welcome refugees. The new spaces provide a place for refugees to live while new services have been created specifically to help refugees integrate into their new more...

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SPAIN: Salesian Missions Madrid receives “Youth Justice without Borders” international award from the International Observatory on Juvenile Justice

By at December 16, 2018 | 10:15 am

SPAIN: Salesian Missions Madrid receives “Youth Justice without Borders” international award from the International Observatory on Juvenile Justice

(MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions Madrid has received the “Youth Justice without Borders” award from the International Observatory on Juvenile Justice. The international award highlights organizations that focus on human rights. Salesian Missions Madrid was chosen for its assistance to children living in situations of exclusion, poverty, violence and abuse. Fellow more...

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SPAIN: San Juan Bosco Salesian Institute launches campaign to bring awareness of girls caught in prostitution in Sierra Leone

By at December 15, 2018 | 12:45 pm

SPAIN: San Juan Bosco Salesian Institute launches campaign to bring awareness of girls caught in prostitution in Sierra Leone

(MissionNewswire) In October, the San Juan Bosco Salesian Institute in Valencia, Spain developed the campaign, “First the last,” which aims to bring awareness of and support to girls forced into prostitution that are a part of Don Bosco Fambul’s Girls Shelter in Freetown, Sierra Leone. The campaign is mobilizing the entire educational community around the more...

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ZAMBIA: Salesian College Farnborough’s Share the Light organization receives award in recognition of volunteer initiatives in Zambia

By at December 13, 2018 | 7:08 am

ZAMBIA: Salesian College Farnborough’s Share the Light organization receives award in recognition of volunteer initiatives in Zambia

(MissionNewswire) Fundación Telefónica, a Spanish multinational telecommunications company headquartered in Madrid, Spain, has selected the Share the Light organization as one of its top five volunteer initiatives in recognition and appreciation of the value that volunteers bring to society. Share the Light was chosen among 339 projects presented. The award ceremony more...

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SPAIN: Mi Colegio 2020 project ensures teachers and students at Salesian school in Alcalá de Guadaíra have access to the latest technology

By at December 1, 2018 | 1:20 pm

SPAIN: Mi Colegio 2020 project ensures teachers and students at Salesian school in Alcalá de Guadaíra have access to the latest technology

(MissionNewswire) The Salesian school in Alcalá de Guadaíra, a town located approximately 17 km southeast of Seville, Spain, has launched a new initiative called the Mi Colegio 2020 project. The initiative is focused on providing the best technological and human tools available to prepare students for the workforce or an advanced education. The Mi Colegio 2020 project more...

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SPAIN: Salesian missionaries sign collaboration agreements with companies that will provide teacher training and technical assistance

By at November 10, 2018 | 2:11 pm

SPAIN: Salesian missionaries sign collaboration agreements with companies that will provide teacher training and technical assistance

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries in Madrid, Spain have signed three collaboration agreements with the companies FeuVert, Analysis and Simulation (AyS Group) and Herco. These companies will provide training, technology and consultation to Salesian vocational training centers to improve offerings for students and the professional skills of their teachers. The more...

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SPAIN: Don Bosco Foundation celebrates 20 years of providing access to education and social programs for vulnerable youth

By at November 8, 2018 | 6:37 pm

SPAIN: Don Bosco Foundation celebrates 20 years of providing access to education and social programs for vulnerable youth

(MissionNewswire) The Don Bosco Foundation, located in Córdoba, Spain, celebrated its 20-year anniversary on Oct. 26. The organization is committed to providing programs for vulnerable youth in Andalusia, Extremadura and the Canary Islands. Through education and social programs, the Don Bosco Foundation tackles a range of issues from social exclusion to poverty, working more...

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