Family Enrichment in the World
FIRST STEPS IN SLOVAKIA
The course First Steps was finished last week in Bratislava, Slovakia. Nine couples participated and decided to continue with regular meetings. Some of them will participate on Matrimonial Love course next year.
FIRST STEPS IN SWEDEN
A First Steps courses started in Stockholm on 8 March, organised by IFFD Sweden and led by a very experience moderator. In total 12 couples signed up. This is hopefully the start of many future Family Enrichment courses in the country.
FAMILY ENRICHMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA
Last year, 2 Family Enrichment courses took place in South Africa. One in Pretoria and the other in Johannesburg. The country also organized a moderator training program, which produced 3 new moderators.
ACTIVITY REPORT 2013
You can download the Activity Report 2013 here
MODERATORS TRAINING IN RUSSIA
On January 18 and 19, a training program for moderators and team leaders was held in Saint Petersburg. The course was led by Katazhina and Andzhej Dunajský, who travelled from Poland. Ten couples participated.
EVENT IN SAO PAULO
The Istituto Brasileiro da Familia has organized an event to commemorate the Twentieth Anniversary of the International Year of the Family, which took place on March 24.
LAUNCHING OF THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE FAMILY IN ARGENTINA
The Launching of the 20th Anniversary of the IYF in Argentina was marked by a full two-and-a-half day schedule with activities and meetings that were designed to reach all levels of Argentine society, including primary and university level education, politics, non-gobernmental and civil organizations, private enterprises, etc.
1. "Why 2014 is the year to Reconcile Family Life and Work
" Katery Salas Salazar, World Youth Alliance, 14 March 2014 (English).
2. "Recomiendo a los padres que no alimenten a un parásito
", Emilio Calatayud, Diario Sur, 3 March 2014 (Spanish).
3. IFFD Paper nº 30
: When synergy replaces conflict. Legal and policy frameworks balancing work and family life.