After two years of preparation, the REM (Reunion of European Militant) training and exchange program officially will start today the 26th July 2019. The participants are JOC Spain and Catalonia, Italy, England and Wales,France, CIJOC, Portugal and other invited guests arrived in Porto (at the venue) safely. We continue praying for the sucess of the training and exchange
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ICYCW participated in the International Conference on the theme “Religions and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):
Listening to the cry of the earth and of the poor”, Promoted by the Department for the Integral Human Development Service and by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, which was held in the Vatican, at the New Synod Hall, from Thursday 7 to Saturday 9 March 2019.
AGEPC- West Africa Regional Seminar was held on the theme “The Future of Work and Labour after Laudato Si” in Cape Verde from 7-9 May 2019. The meeting was organized by UNIAPAC and ICYCW was represented by West African National Movement delegates from Senegal, Ivory Coast, Benin, Nigeria, Burkina Faso and Guinea Conakry.
Follow up of the last international Council ICYCW gave an assignment for East Africa Regional Commission and YCW Malawi to do extension work and conduct training in Zambia from 3-4 May 2019. The team which composed of Opa Nyamulani, Fr Christopher Sichinga and Paul Chibwana. Training of the pioneers of YCW was done at St Anne`s Cathedral in Chipata diocese. This diocese was considered as the entry point of the movement. The training focused on: the history and structure of YCW and ICYCW, reality of ICYCW, Reality of YCW Malawi, value of YCW in the Church and society and methods of YCW.
The East Africa Regional Training and exchange was held on the theme “Building the Future of Young People through Innovation and Entrepreneurship” in Lilongwe, Malawi from 25th August-1st of September 2018.Young leaders from Young Christian Workers (YCW) movements in East Africa region were engaged in seven days of meetings, sharing, learning, reflection, exchange, and deepening their understanding on the realities lived by the young people from Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Uganda, Zambia and Malawi.