General assembly of the CEEC in Glasgow/ Scotland

On Friday 27th and Saturday 28th October, the 92nd General Assembly of the CEEC (European Committee for Catholic Education) was held in Glasgow (Scotland). Almost all CEEC member countries were represented (Austria, Bosnia, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Spain, France, England, Scotland, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia). The[…]

AINACS Convention

The Association of Catholic Schools All Over India (AINACS) held its 51st Convention at the “City Montessori School” in Lucknow. 600 delegates from all over India discussed about the subject “Emerging challenges to catholic education“. These themes included the question of minorities in India and the acceptance of these minorities in Catholic schools. In its[…]

3rd SUMMIT OF CATHOLIC EDUCATION OF NIGERIA, ABUJA

At the invitation of the CSN (Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria), and Father Bernard Asogo, National Secretary of the CSN’s Committee on Catholic Education, the Secretary General attended the 3rd National Catholic Education Summit of Nigeria which was held in Abuja from 15-17 October. More than 600 participants from across the country gathered in the presence[…]

Partnership with “A chance in life”

The Secretary General met in New York with the leaders of the organization “A chance in life” (https://www.achanceinlife.org/). This organization is very involved with vulnerable groups of children, especially street children. It can therefore bring a lot of expertise to the OIEC on these issues. “A chance in life” has been invited to speak at[…]

News from the Central African Republic

We received from the Secretary General of the ECAC (Associate Catholic Teaching of Central African Republic), Paul GUINIMANGUIMI, the information that the Central African Government has decided to close 32 confessional institutions in the CAR for various administrative reasons, such as : missing opening authorization, missing renewal of the opening authorization, non-compliance with closure decisions[…]

OIEC World Congress in New York

Every 4 years, the OIEC organizes an international congress for its members. The next congress will be held in New York at Fordham University (Lincoln Center Campus) from June 5 to 8, 2019. A steering committee which prepares the event brings together the OIEC Secretary General, the Event Manager of the Congress, representatives of Fordham[…]