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Project Spotlight: Compassionate Education for Building and Uplifting Families in the Philippines

Edmund Rice Ministries Foundation, Philippines Inc. has started a new project in Cebu City, Philippines. The focal communities face persistent inequality in accessing health, education and livelihoods opportunities.

From Grassroots to Global: Edmund Rice International Advocacy at the UN

The Edmund Rice International (ERI) project based in both Geneva and New York is able to work in partnership with development projects throughout the world to feed into the UN mechanisms so that change can be driven at an international level.

Update from the Mission Capacity Support Team

The Mission Capacity Support Team (MCST) has produced its second newsletter to share news and updates about the Edmund Rice Mission Capacity Development Project.

In Memory: Br. Vincent Mallya

ERD is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Br. Vincent Mallya in Kenya on November 21st. For many years, Br. Vincent served as Mission Coordinator for the East Africa District, providing invaluable support to development projects across the region. He was recently appointed to lead the Star Support project in South Sudan.

Edmund Rice Mission responds to the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every corner of the globe. For Edmund Rice Mission, the projects have adjusted their activities to this new landscape while responding to the challenges facing their beneficiaries. Read how the Ruben Centre, the Edmund Rice Eldoret Empowerment Programme, The Justice Desk and the Western Cluster have adapted to COVID.

Edmund Rice Mission responds to the COVID-19 pandemic in India and Oceania

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every corner of the globe. For Edmund Rice Mission, the projects have adjusted their activities to this new landscape while responding to the challenges facing their beneficiaries. Read how the Sama-Badjao Women’s Livelihood and Community WASH project in the Philippines and PRATYeK in India have adjusted their projects to the COVID pandemic.

Results Based Management Course in Western Zambia

Over three days this November, 22 Edmund Rice Mission personnel from the Western Cluster project and the St. Paul’s Skills Training Centre came together for a Result Based Management (RBM) Review Workshop in the Western Province of Zambia. This was a refresher course building on the knowledge gained at their first RBM course in Zambia in July 2019, and it gave participants an opportunity to discuss and share their experiences in applying RBM practices to their project work.

Edmund Rice International: ‘Acting Justly’ Programme

Every Friday, participants explore human rights and advocacy using an interactive, participatory and practical approach. The training, being conducted in collaboration with Misean Cara, has attracted over 300 registered participants drawn from more than 35 countries.

Update from the Latin American Region

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on nearly every corner of the globe. For Edmund Rice Mission in Latin America, the projects have been able to adapt their activities to this new landscape while responding to the challenges facing their beneficiaries.