Speak up Stop Discrimination

November 23, 2010

This year, 2010, we are invited to remember the human rights defenders who act to end discrimination in all its forms.  Some of these people, like Gandhi and Nelson Mandela are famous.  Others are not [read…]

DECLARACIÓN DE QUITO – Encuentro VIVAT Internacional

November 6, 2010

Los religiosos y religiosas de los diferentes Institutos: Misioneros Combonianos del Corazón de Jesús, Hermanas Misioneras Combonianas, Sociedad del Verbo Divino, Misioneras Siervas del Espíritu Santo, Misioneros Oblatos de María Inmaculada, Hermanitas de la Asunción, Religiosas de la Asunción, provenientes de México, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador, Perú, Cuba, miembros de ” VIVAT Internacional”, Organización No Gubernamental con Estatus Consultivo con el Consejo Económico y Social de las Naciones Unidas (ECOSOC) y Asociado al Departamento de Información Pública (DIP) de las Naciones Unidas, nos hemos reunido en Quito – Ecuador con la finalidad de conocer la visión, objetivos y propósitos de VIVAT International y compartir nuestras experiencias pastorales y otras actividades enfocadas en Justicia, Paz e Integridad de la Creación.

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VIVAT and the Working Group on Girls

August 12, 2010

VIVAT New York is an active member of many NGO Committees, Task Forces, and Working Groups.  One such group in which VIVAT is a participant is the NGO Comminttee on UNICEF Working Group on Girls [read…]

Plant-for-the-Planet

June 17, 2010

Over the past few decades, the issue of global warming has become a pervasive topic in the discourse among policymakers worldwide. However, climate change talks may be a helpful forum for voicing concerns and ideas, [read…]

VIVAT North America Workshop 2010

June 8, 2010

On April 15-17, nine congregations gathered together for a Vivat North America workshop in Washington, DC. These congregations included: Holy Spirit Missionary Sisters, Divine Word Missionaries, Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Adorers of the Blood of [read…]

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