Educating Minds and Forming Hearts for Global Citizenship

Educating Minds and Forming Hearts for Global Citizenship

Education of the Heart, the Essence of Being Cabrinian In a time of pandemic, the Cabrinian proposal of “Education of the Heart”, as an integral formation of the human being, opens the way for an important reflection on the Meaning of Life and the Care for Life of all. Mother Cabrini highlighted in her educational…

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“NewBees: shaping an inclusive society where all talent matters”

“NewBees: shaping an inclusive society where all talent matters”

~ by Annemiek Dresen, founder and director of NewBees Caring for people on the moveAt the end of 2019, 26 million refugees were on the move, many of whom were forced to flee from violence and oppression[1]. Since 2013, more than 150,000 people have applied for asylum in the Netherlands, looking to build a new future….

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SERVING LIVES ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF TERESINA- PIAUI, AN ACCOUNT FROM THE SANTA CABRINI YOUTH CENTER IN BRAZIL

SERVING LIVES ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF TERESINA- PIAUI, AN ACCOUNT FROM THE SANTA CABRINI YOUTH CENTER IN BRAZIL

~ by Sister Denise Alves Morra, MSC Policies that Create an Enabling EnvironmentIn the twentieth century the child leaves anonymity, going beyond the domestic and family domain and reaching the public domain. Worldwide, several Conferences and Declarations have taken place and several bodies have been formed (UN, UNESCO, UNICEF), with the objective of promoting public…

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“BUILDING REQUIRES COLLABORATION”

“BUILDING REQUIRES COLLABORATION”

Collaboration between the congregations of the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Missionary Sisters of Saint Charles Borromeo, Scalabrini, has made the Chaire Gynai project possible, as desired by Pope Francis. ~ by Sr. Eleia Scariot, mscs, Director of the Chaire Gynai project A Mission Born out of the Heart of…

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The Importance of Mental Health Services for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

The Importance of Mental Health Services for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

~ by Professor Suresh Sundram, Director of Research, Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Program Why we existThe Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub in Melbourne, Australia was established in 2016 to serve asylum seekers and new refugees in Melbourne and regional Victoria.   Although there are important paid roles within the Hub, it is reliant on the…

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Advancing the Human Rights and Dignity of People in Migration, Center on Immigration at Cabrini University

Advancing the Human Rights and Dignity of People in Migration, Center on Immigration at Cabrini University

~ by Abel Rodríguez Inaugural Director, Center on Immigration and Assistant Professor of Religion, Law, and Social Justice Cabrini University At the Heart of Our Work The Center on Immigration at Cabrini University seeks to honor the legacy of Saint Francesca Cabrini by advancing the human rights and human dignity of people in migration. We do this work through…

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CARING FOR MIGRANTS DURING THE EUROPEAN REFUGEES CRISIS

CARING FOR MIGRANTS DURING THE EUROPEAN REFUGEES CRISIS

Our experience in migrants’ and refugees’ shelters in Milan, Italy  Migration is a dynamic phenomenon that requires active engagement of stakeholders working in different sectors and, in general, of the community as a whole to allow a humane and effective support to those in need. In recent years, migrant influxes towards the European shores increased in 2015 because of the tightening of civil tensions and conflicts in some parts of the…

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