Job placement initiative for youth at Tiruchy

Tiruchy, 2017 Jul 19 `Don Bosco Vazhikaatti,` a centre for career guidance, training and job placement, in the Province of Annai Velankanni - Tiruchy, organized a four days job placement drive for the young people.  Read More »
Lawrence Britto Ashok

Member of Parliament visits St. Joseph`s ITI
Mumbai, 2017 Jun 30 For 476 boys undergoing skills training at St. Joseph`s Industrial Training Institute (SJITI) the presence of VIP visitors to the institute is a common sight. Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Union Minister of State, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship had paid a visit in September 2016, a team from the World Bank had visited in March 2017 to understand how training was imparted. So it came as no surprise that Member of Parliament and Chairperson of the Parliamentary National Skills Commission Dr. Kirit Somaiya decided to visit SJITI on June 21.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Remedial Training for Teachers
Chennai, 2017 Jun 29 A scientifically designed Remedial teaching training programme was jointly organized by NIRAIVAGAM - Don Bosco Institute for Psychological Services in collaboration with NANDAVANAM - Centre for Remedying Learning Difficulties for 45 teachers of Salesian Schools in Vellore region on 23 - 24 June 2017 at Don Bosco Mat. School, Katpadi. The workshop is for 8 days in a modular format of 2 days every month spread over 4 months.  Read More »
MATTHEWS Dominic

BOSCO, Bangalore Receives Mother Teresa Memorial National Award 2017
Bangalore, 2017 Jun 22 The Newspaper Association of Karnataka in collaboration with BNM Institute of Technology, (Bangalore), honored BOSCO, Bangalore, by conferring on it the `Mother Teresa Memorial National Award 2017,` during a ceremony at BNM Institute of Technology, (Bangalore), on June 1, 2017.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

AIR`s FM Rainbow Channel`s tribute to Shelter Don Bosco
Mumbai, 2017 Jun 19 For over three decades, Shelter Don Bosco, a Non Governmental Organisation set up and run by the Salesian Society in the Province of Mumbai has been the beacon of light and hope for street children - with no hope - in our bustling metropolis of Mumbai. This programme has been produced by Mrs Ujawala Srinivas, Programme Director at All India Radio.The broadcast is on June 23rd at 10pm on the national hookup on MW 1044 khz or 287.3 mtrs. It can also be heard on FM Rainbow on 107.1 mhz.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Holistic Youth Ministry at Don Bosco Institute - Guwahati
Guwahati, 2017 Jun 17 A Two-day animation programme was organised for the Youth Ministry Teams of both Shillong as well as Guwahati Provinces at Don Bosco Institute, Guwahati on 16-17 June 2017. The theme of the animation programme is ``Towards a Holistic Youth Ministry`` and it was animated by the Don Bosco Youth Animation (DBYA) South Asia.  Read More »
Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan

New parent & educator guide to media literacy & fake news
Mumbai, 2017 Jun 02 Palo Alto, CA. (ConnectSafely). ConnectSafely.org, a leading nonprofit internet safety organization, is releasing the Parent & Educator Guide to Media Literacy & Fake News, now available for free online. The guide helps parents and educators understand not how to address the topic of ``fake news,`` but the larger issue of media literacy. With the proliferation of media, it`s become difficult to sort through the noise, to know which sources to trust and why.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Youth Ministry Camp Held in Chennai
Chennai, 2017 May 12 A nine-day Youth Ministry Exposure camp was held in Chennai, May 1-9, 2017 for the students of Philosophy from Salesian College, Yercaud. The course was organized by the Don Bosco Youth Empowerment Services (DBYES) under the leadership of Fr. Mani Lazar, the Provincial Youth Director. Every day, after well-planned Input sessions at the Citadel, the participants were sent to different youth centres, oratories and parishes in Chennai for hands-on training and field experience with youth groups.  Read More »
KUMPILUVELIL Louis

Salesian College Dimapur keeps the International Women`s Day
Dimapur, 2017 Mar 08 As the world celebrates the International Women`s Day (March 8), Salesian College of Higher Education (SCHE) wishes and appreciates all the lady students and faculty for their valuable contribution to the College.  Read More »
Anthony Christudoss

PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival 2017 call for entries
Mumbai, 2017 Feb 23 New York, February, 20th, 2017 (Plural+). The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) invite you to submit original and creative videos for the new edition of the PLURAL+ Film festival. Every year, this festival is organized in order for youth to show their opinion on migration, diversity and social inclusion.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes




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