noviembre 20, 2015

Daily Recap: Global Networks evaluate their work over the past year

During these days, we have not only been evaluating, planning and working. The mutual trust and listening we have experienced while here in Loyola is the result of the belief that having a shared mission is an essential ingredient
noviembre 19, 2015

Networking: The Logic of Collaboration, Exploring the New

In January of 2014, the Jesuit Network for Migrants in Latin America and the Caribbean (RJM-LAC) launched the first campaign of its kind under the shared theme, The Campaign for Hospitality.
noviembre 19, 2015

Strengthening Network Coordination for an Effective Humanitarian Response

In the face of the coming World Humanitarian Summit to be celebrated next year in 2016 in Turkey, the entire humanitarian community is gathering to question the way we are currently responding to emergencies.
noviembre 19, 2015

Governance of Natural and Mineral Resources

The network for governance of natural and mineral resources takes up the call to hope when working in contexts of extraction which are often ruled by conflict, deprivation and desolation. We experience that broken world at first-hand because of an “economy that kills”
noviembre 18, 2015

Daily Recap: Sharing our Networking Best Practices

As we close the third day of “Networking for Justice”, we will devote this post to sharing some of the best practices identified by each of our networks. There were many initiatives that were presented and much knowledge has been shared throughout the day.
noviembre 18, 2015

Ecojesuit emerged out of a friendship

Ecojesuit grew out of friendship shared by a few people who wanted to embrace the challenge of caring for creation with a full recognition of embracing the politics, science, economics and technology. It is impossible but we wanted to communicate, to enliven hope and desire that is everywhere.
noviembre 18, 2015

edujesuit: Best practices in the promotion of quality, lifelong learning for all

A few years ago, in 2011 to be exact, also in Loyola where we are assessing the steps of the journey today, we defined that the network we wanted to promote was going to be committed to linking local and international advocacy to influence public policies on lifelong education for all as a human right.
noviembre 18, 2015

Global Ignatian Advocacy Networks (GIAN): Collaboration for Justice and Dignity

Jesuit institutions accompany and serve impoverished and marginalized communities in many countries around the world. They have been doing so for many years. The people who work in these institutions have found that this service has meaning and enriches their lives.
noviembre 18, 2015

Daily Recap: Lessons Learned about Networking

The first day of the Networking for Justice gathering has come to an end. The sensation that something important is happening here in Loyola is palpable. A brief but thoughtful presentation on the global context by Patxi Alvarez SJ along with a delightful tour of the home of St. Ignatius of Loyola
noviembre 17, 2015

How Ignatian Spirituality Transforms Networking

Ignatian Spirituality can serve as a guide for networking by providing us with some features that should be followed in our attempt to build and work within our Networks. We are called to participate in a movement for the redemption of the world in its totality
noviembre 17, 2015

The Jesuit Way of Networking

Networking is a buzzword. Just like innovation, creativity, ‘corporate DNA’, empowerment, and unfortunately leadership. The problem with buzzwords, especially those that rely on badly constructed metaphors, as is the case of ‘corporate DNA’, is that everyone literally has an opinion on them.
noviembre 17, 2015

What are the main Jesuit Networks of the social apostolate?

General Congregation 34 (1995) stressed the need for networking within the Society in a very meaningful text: To exploit more fully the possibilities given us by being an international body