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National Youth Coordinators for Nigeria Delegation Meeting

4th Monday, iju – Lagos: The National Youth Coordinators for Nigeria Delegation gathered together to deliberate on the prospect of the youth ministry.  Youth coordinators from our 20 different communities, met to discuss on the way forward for Salesian Youth Ministry in Nigeria and the possible contribution in the development of youth  leaders and Spirituality in […]

Operation “Save The Girl Child From Trafficking” Launched In Ashaiman

The Child Protection Unit of Salesain of Don Bosco Anglophone West Africa Province has uncovered a new form of child trafficking in Ghana. Young people especially girls being sent abroad with promises of employment only to be domestic slaves.We are embarking on a sensitization mission dubbed “Save the Girl Child from Trafficking”. Young Ghanaian girls are […]

International Training of Trainers in Basic Solar Training and Installation

An international training of trainers in basic solar training and installation is underway in Don Bosco Technical Institute Ashiaman. The theme is “Powering the Youth, Lighting Africa”!!! The workshop is organized by Don Bosco Youth Network in Ghana, Don Bosco Anglophone West Africa Province and Don Bosco Jugendhilfe Weltweit. It a two weeks intensive training […]

Spain – “First the last”: campaign by a Salesian institute in Valencia for girls saved from prostitution in Sierra Leone

The campaign of the “San Juan Bosco” Salesian Institute in Valencia, “First the Last”, has mobilized the entire educational community; its aim: helping girls forced into prostitution that the Salesians of Sierra Leone take off the streets. Awareness-raising courses, screening of the “Love” film documentary of the Salesian Mission Office in Madrid, designing and selling […]

Liberia – A vocational project in the Salesian style

After 15 years of civil war, and then hit by an epidemic of Ebola that claimed thousands of victims, has left Liberia an extremely poor country. The data are merciless: 63.8% of Liberians live below the poverty line; life expectancy is only 63.3 years; a quarter of the population (about 4.6 million) has no access […]

Liberia – A unique experience! Too bad it didn’t last long!

Liberia and Sierra Leone represent the corner of Africa where tropical rains are abundant. In tropical West Africa, the most rainy season starts in April and ends in November, but this year it began much earlier … At Tappita – where the Salesians have recently reactivated a mission – people live on agriculture and the […]

At “Don Bosco Fambul” the most vulnerable children

Freetown, Sierra Leone – October 2018 – The Salesian house “Don Bosco Fambul” assists street children in Freetown. Three months ago, an assessment was launched on the condition of the most vulnerable children and a rehabilitation program was initiated by which these children could either be reunited with their natural families, or set forth procedures […]