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The World Immunization Week held from 24-30th April 2015.

The week signals a renewed global, regional, and national effort to accelerate action to increase awareness and demand for immunization by communities.

“Exodus’ is at the heart of vocation…our response to the vocation God gives us

World Day of Prayer for Vocations celebrated Sunday the 26th of April

International Mother Earth Day

Earth day 2015 takes place on the 22nd of April and focuses on 'Water is Wonderful'

Pope Francis reflects on children

He continued his catechetical series on the family, concluding his reflections on the role of children in family life

Africa: Women and girls bear burden of caregiving

Most societies in Africa rely on women and girls to be voluntary caregivers for relatives when they are sick, as well as occupational caregivers for the community.

Happy Easter from all of us at OLA

May this Easter bring much joy and happiness in your life. Happy Easter to you and your loved ones from the OLA Sisters.

RIP Sr. Rosalie Bowles

1937- 2015

Pope Francis helps displaced Christians in Nigeria and Iraq

He has sent aid money to assist people in Iraq's Kurdistan region and northern Nigeria.

International Day of Reflection on the Genocide in Rwanda

Every year, on or around that date, the United Nations organizes commemorative events at its Headquarters in New York and at United Nations offices around the world.

The water crisis as a gender rights problem in the developing world

Globally, women and girls in developing countries spend an estimated 200 million hours every single day just collecting water in areas where potable water isn’t available locally.