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MMS participate in the 18th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Two Medical Mission Sisters, Celine Paramundayil and Katherine Baltazar attended the 18th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues which were held on 22nd April 2019 in New York.

Medical Mission Sister speaks at the UN

As part of the United Nations’ 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), Medical Mission Sister Miriam Therese Winter co-led a session with Dr. Azza Karam titled “Transformative Spirituality: Living in and Through the Spirit, “ in which they spoke about the need for a “shift in consciousness to a more inclusive way of being in the world.” 

MMS new Mission in East Africa to promote Permaculture

In responding to the needs of mother earth and the needs of the area for the newly opened mission in the Eastern region of Uganda, Tororo, the Medical Mission sisters hosted three members from the Permaculture Research Institute of Uganda for a five-day training in permaculture.

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