Family Enrichment in the World
INTERNATIONAL BOARD OF FAMILY ENRICHMENT DIRECTORS
The directors of the International Federation for Family Development (IFFD) met on September 26 in Madrid to analyze the situation of families in the 65 countries where they work, and to determine the criteria for updating their courses.
A matrimonial Love course, which took place during the first half of the year, wrapped up in June in Lima´s Montealto school. The capitol also saw a moderator´s training course during the weekend of September 13-14.
PROMOTING FAMILY ENRICHMENT IN UKRAINE
In mid-September, Josemaria Postigo traveled to Kiev, Ukraine, to give a presentation and promotion session for Family Enrichment, in which sixteen people participated. In the coming months, that city will launch a Matrimonial Love course.
A First Steps course finished in Sydney in June. More than fifteen couples participated.
On September 24, Ignacio Socías, director of Communication and International Relations for IFFD, participated in a discussion at the Human Rights Council of the United Nations in Geneva on the protection of the family.
1. "La felicidad y el bienestar de los niños jamás se consigue con permisividad
", Raquel Suárez, La Verdad, 23 september 2014 (Spanish).
2. "How family traditions are created
", John Valentine, The news observer, 27 september 2014 (English).
3. IFFD PAPER Nº 35
: Family-Centered Policy. Karen Bogenschneider, Rothemel Bascom professor.