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Visit to the Latin America Mission Area

In April, Programme Manager Naidi McDonnell headed to Peru and Bolivia to visit the Edmund Rice Latin America projects. The local mission office team welcomed Naidi to the region and organised her visit to the project sites.

Update to the ERD Board

At the May AGM, we welcomed two new Board Members and said farewell to Br. John Casey and Br. Dean McGlaughlin.

Open House at Edmund Rice House

In May, we hosted an Open House at Edmund Rice House for Dublin-based Brothers. The event was an opportunity to thank Brothers for their support over the years, and to give an update on how we work with Edmund Rice Mission.

Looking Back on 2023

Last year, we launched our Strategic Plan. In 2023, we worked together to implement the first year of this ambitious plan.

In Memory of: Br. Peter Clinch

We pay our condolences to the friends and family of Br. Peter Clinch, who unexpectedly passed away on January 28. Peter served as congregation leader since 2022, and was a Member of Edmund Rice Development.

Gender Training in Kenya

This past January, ERD facilitated a weeklong Gender Equality training in Nairobi, Kenya. The first three days covered a range of gender related topics, while the final two days featured a Training of Trainers programme with 10 participants from around the ER network.

ER Capacity Development Gender Training

As part of the Capacity Development project, ERD has been implementing a gender equality project funded by Misean Cara this year.

ERD Programme Manager Naidi McDonnell visits Justice Desk Africa

After many years of working with the Justice Desk Africa, I finally had the opportunity to visit South Africa in November and see the project in action!

Advocacy in Edmund Rice Mission Latin America

In October, Br. Tino D’Abreu from Edmund Rice International visited the Latin America Mission Area to strengthen the collaboration between ERI and the Defensoría Edmundo Rice project, which promotes and defends human rights and social justice in the region.

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