NEWS & EVENTS

DR Congo

  • Bishop Munzihirwa’s Centre - Kinshasa (DRC), 24 April 2019

    Kinshasa (DRC) - 24 April 2019

    My dear friends, good afternoon!

    My dear children, MBOTE NA BINO!

    First of all, I thank God for allowing us to meet today. I thank you sincerely for your presence and your very warm welcome, in this home located in the center of Matonge, a popular and lively district of Kinshasa.I heard about the Monseigneur Munzihirwa or Bishop Munzihirwa’s Center. I now know all the good that is done here, to welcome children who delink from their families and in a difficult situation on the streets of Kinshasa.

  • Father General visits Mgr Munzihirwa Centre in Central Africa Province (ACE)

    Opening the future to young people injured by life

     

    By Pierre Bélanger, S.J.

     

    "The Society of Jesus wants, with an ardent desire, to walk with young people towards a future full of hope". This is the challenge that the Mgr Munzihirwa Centre faces in the supervision and training of street children, but also of unemployed young people. Stanislas Kimpeye, presented the work he leads to Father General and the Provincials of the Conference of Africa and Madagascar who accompanied him. At the same time, it highlighted the links between the CMM's perspectives and two of the Society's apostolic preferences: to walk with the excluded and to accompany the young.

  • Presentation of Universal Apostolic Preferences in the Central Africa Province (ACE)

    By Emery Mumbere, S.J.

    On April 26, 2019, Father General, Arturo Sosa SJ, met with the Jesuits of the Central Africa Province (ACE) who were present at the Residence Saint Pierre Claver in Kinshasa, during his visit of the Province. It all started with a family photo taken in front of the residence's chapel. Once this was done, all the companions present went to one of the conference rooms for a presentation with Father General.

  • Signature d’une convention de partenariat entre l’ULC et l’Icam

    P. Ferdinand Muhigirwa, SJ | Recteur a.i. de l’ULC

    Ce lundi 20 mai 2019 restera marqué d’une pierre blanche dans les annales de l’ULC. En effet, ce jour a vu l’ULC et le Groupe Icam (Institut Catholique des Arts et Métiers) signer une convention de partenariat pour le développement d’une faculté d’ingénierie ULC-Icam, en présence du Ministre Français de l’Europe et Ministre des Affaires Étrangères, M. Jean-Yves Le Drian, à l’Institut Français, à la Gombe.