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Pope Francis: No people is criminal and no religion is terrorist

February 17, 2017. Pope Francis has sent an important message to the Meetings of Popular Movements that is taking place in Modesto (California). The pope denounces the "moral blindness of this indifference”: "under the guise of what is politically correct or ideologically fashionable, one looks at those who suffer without touching them. But they are televised live; they are talked about in euphemisms and with apparent tolerance, but nothing is done systematically to heal the social wounds or to confront the structures that leave so many brothers and sisters by the wayside”.
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The government of the Order of Malta will elect the successor of the Grand Master in April

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Pope names a Special Envoy for Medjugorje

< style> February 11, 2017. Pope Francis has asked Henryk Hoser, S.A.C., bishop of Warsaw-Prague (Poland), to go to Medjugorje as Special Envoy of the Holy See. According< g> the Vatican, "the mission has the aim of acquiring a deeper knowledge of the pastoral situation there and above all, of the needs of the faithful who go there in pilgrimage, and on the basis of this, to suggest possible pastoral initiatives for the future”.

Harambee launches video contest to show what's right with Africa

2015-02-20

Overcoming stereotypes. Showing a dynamic and rarely publicized side of Africa. This is the goal of the Harambee video contest for professionals and students. 

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"Africa is more than wars, Boko Haram, terrorism, poverty and illnesses. It's a continent that's growing and full of potential.” 

The sixth international 'Conveying Harambee' contest wants to give a spotlight to the positive, yet often overlooked side of Africa. So, the judges are looking for every day stories that reflect the hope and rise of the continent. 

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"We're talking about the role of education as a tool for sustainability, the family, solidarity and mutual help. This year, we also introduced a new focus which deals with telling a positive story of integration in society.” 

Under the professional category, the video report must have been aired between January 1st 2015 and June 30th. The deadline is July 30th and the winner will get 5,000 euros. The amateur video clip category is for students who are 25 years old or younger. The winner will receive 1,500 euros. 

The contest is international. So even though it was launched in Italy, it's a global call for entries. 

For more details on rules and formats, check out their website at harambee-africa.org


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