In union with God we share a cry

August 4, 2015

Open letter of the communities affected by mining operations, received in Rome by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace VIVAT International is pleased to publish this letter written by the representatives of communities that participated [read…]

Breaking the Silence 

July 2, 2015

From VIVAT Bolivia – we share details of our last experience from this space we share with different congregations which also have representation at the UN. We have been working since 2013 on the making of [read…]

MOAB Twenty-five Years of Resistance

May 2, 2015

In the Southern border of Sao Paulo State, Brazil, there is a large valley surrounded by mountains and cut by a major river, Ribeira do Iguape, with an abundance of streams and small rivers forming [read…]

Another World is Possible…

April 11, 2015

After two years, the World Social Forum (WSF) has returned to Tunis in a context of growing instability and violence in North African Countries and the Middle East. The WSF set out to be a [read…]

National Consultation on Migration

April 9, 2015

One hundred and eight leaders participated in the “National Consultation on Migration” 20-22 March 2015 at the Indian Social Institute, Bangalore. The participants reflected on the issues and challenges presented by Migration across the country [read…]

VIVAT International at Church and Mining Meeting

January 26, 2015

Brazilia, December, 2014 This year in Brasilia, Brazil, representatives of VIVAT International came together with representatives of partner organization from 13 countries both religious and lay backgrounds to participate in the “Churches and Mining” in [read…]

World Food Security – Session 41 at FAO

October 27, 2014

“Those who suffer food insecurity and malnutrition are persons, not numbers.” spoke Pope Francis in his Message for WORLD FOOD DAY, delivered at FAO Headquarters, Rome, during the CFS (Committee on World Food Security) Session [read…]

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