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AMECEA: Pastoral Department to Hold a Child Nurturing and Protection Workshop

In a continuing effort to nurture and safeguard children, the AMECEA Pastoral Department has organized a workshop that will focus on how the National Bishop’s Conferences and Dioceses within the region have been responding to this course over the years. The two week workshop will take place in Malindi, Kenya from 12th to 25th February, 2017 and will attract 40 participants from five AMECEA countr...
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ETHIOPIA: AMECEA Pastoral Coordinators Propose Framework for the Implementation of Amoris Laetitia.

National Pastoral Coordinators from AMECEA Region have proposed a number of strategies for the implementation of Pope Francis’ Exhortation Amoris Laetitia. During the three-day workshop held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 6th – 8th March, the coordinators prioritized strengthening the family,, children upbringing and marriage preparation. “Instability both in the family and religious life, educa...
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AMECEA: AMECEA Pastoral Department Spearheads a move to Develop a Child Protection Policy Framework

Following the workshop that took place from 11th February to 25th February, 2017 in the Catholic diocese of Malindi, Kenya, members recommended that AMECEA should establish a framework on Child Protection Policy from which each Bishops’ Conference or diocese within the region will draw guidelines that would safeguard and protect children and minors from abuse. The workshop which brought together ...
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