NZCEO Convention, Wellington 12-15 June 2018

Every three years, the New Zealand Office for Catholic Education (NZCEO) organizes its convention, which brings together bishops (six dioceses), episcopal delegates for the Catholic schools, school heads, teachers and the employees of the institutions. There are about 60,000 students in Catholic schools in NZ, for a population of 4 million. This gathering is lived[…]

OIEC permanent representation in New York (UN): Experts at a Holy See Event stressed that good parenting is essential for peace

On June 1 2018, the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the UN, together with the Universal Peace Federation, held a conference at UN Headquarters in New York entitled, “The Impact of Good Parenting on Children and Society: The Many Benefits of Nurturing Children’s Integrity in the Home.” The Conference was held to[…]

91st General Assembly of the CEEC in Berlin/ Germany

The General Assembly of the CEEC took place in Berlin (Germany) from the 20 to 22 April 2018. All the members of the CEEC were present. During the General Assembly Mgr. Hans-Josef BECKER, Archbishop of Paderborn, president of the Commission for Education of the German Bishops’ Conference, and Dr. Lukas SCHREIBER, director of the secretariat[…]

I Can!

Children and young people from all over the world meet the challenge of Laudato Si’: on care from our common home All the information here: I Can!

A new staff member for OIEC

Camille Chevallier, a French citizen of 27 years, has joined the team of OIEC with a specific mission related to the preparation of the next Congress 2019. Camille speaks three languages (French, English and Spanish). She is an event manager. She will be responsible for the supervision of the whole phase of preparation of this[…]


From the 19 to 24 February the members of ARNECAO (Association of the national responsibles for the catholic teaching in West Africa) met at the Archbishopric of Niamey for their annual General Assembly. During this reunion each participant has presented its report about the situation of catholic teaching in its respective country: Niger, Senegal; Benin;[…]

Reunion of the platform ETINED

“In April 2013, the Ministers of Education of the 50 States Parties to the European Cultural Convention agreed through the Helsinki Ministerial Declaration to work together on ethics, transparency and integrity in education, for the mutual benefit of all European children, and to set up a Platform to do so.” (Source: With the status[…]