6 Superiors General: new members of CIVCSVA Read more

6 Superiors General: new members of CIVCSVA

The UISG congratulates the 7 women appointed by Pope Francis as members of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life. It is the first time that the Pope has officially appointed women, 6 of whom are Superior Generals. We wish to all of them to be a real sowers ofRead more…

Closing Ceremony of the UISG Programme for the preparation of Formators Read more

Closing Ceremony of the UISG Programme for the preparation of Formators

Closing Ceremony of the UISG Programme for the preparation of Formators On 28 June we celebrated the conclusion of the 2019 UISG Formation Programme. 33 women religious coming from 23 congregations and 25 Countries established a learning community and in the last five months they shared a journey of faith, knowledge and friendship. Now theyRead more…

Sr. Gabriella Bottani honoured as a 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Hero Read more

Sr. Gabriella Bottani honoured as a 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Hero

2019 TIP Report Launch Ceremony hosted by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C. Every year in this period the U.S. Department of State issues a Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report, assessing the efforts by foreign governments during the previous year to combatRead more…

GSR interviewed the UISG new President: Sr. Jolanta Kafka Read more

GSR interviewed the UISG new President: Sr. Jolanta Kafka

GSR interviewed the UISG new President: Sr. Jolanta Kafka In a June 19 interview, Claretian Missionary Sr. Jolanda Kafka said she and the 11 other members of the board of the International Union of Superiors General (UISG) will be determining “how to proceed now, since the Holy Father has given [the report] to us.” Kafka, a nativeRead more…