November 12, 2017

GIVING and SHARING

GIVING and SHARING For it is in giving that we receive.  St. Francis di Assisi Fr. Isabelo A. Carloman Jr., OSA is from Lanao, Pilar, Camotes Island, Cebu, Philippines. He is one of the two Filipino Augustinian priests who volunteered to work as missionaries in Prague. Historically, Czechs were Christians and majority were Catholics until the […]

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November 12, 2017

Can horizontal inequalities be overcome?

Can horizontal inequalities be overcome? In this article, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) emphasizes on the need to correct persistent horizontal inequalities. Such inequalities among different cultural groups are not only unjust, but can also oftentimes result in violent conflict, and thus should be eliminated. By using case studies of selected countries, the UNDP […]

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November 12, 2017

Youngest YENFIDer

Youngest YENFIDer By Jessy Stassen from YENFiD NL My grandma used to say, ‘you know you’ve prepared a good meal when you’ve satisfied the youngest client.’ So, it was important for me to get the opinion of Jessy, our 13 year old YENFiD participant from The Netherlands. Being the youngest of the conference participants, I wanted to know […]

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November 12, 2017

Brexit update

Brexit is far from over, it has been eight months since Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Art.50 of The Treaty of European Union that sets out the process on how a Member State could leave the union voluntarily. Gene Alcantara, immigration adviser, answered some of the questions that are relevant to Filipinos living in the UK […]

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