Thursday 25 July 2019

Hong Kong, China - Meals on feet ...

The Community of Sant'Egidio and the poor.
Getting ready to meet friends who live on the streets of a big Asian city and bring them their dinner. 

Among the many advertising signs and the many destinations of a world that is in a hurry, stopping with those who have been hurt by life is a beautiful testimony!

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Dakar, Senegal - A new hope, to resume the road ...

The Community of Sant'Egidio and the ouskirts.
A day of friendship, as older brothers, with the young inmates of Fort B juvenile prison. In order to restore hope, overcome loneliness and resignation. 

Thursday 18 July 2019

Dubreka, Republic of Guinea - "May God bless you!"

The Community of Sant'Egidio and the outskirts.
"May God bless you!", the words on the lips of so many detainees in the Dubreka prison, not far from Conakry, the capital city of Guinea. 

Together with the words, lot of smiles and applause, welcoming the Guinean and European members of Sant'Egidio who visited the penitentiary and distributed cassava, sugar, soap, toothbrushes and toothpaste for all the inmates.

Monday 8 July 2019

Manila, Philippines - There is someone who cares about you ...

The Community of Sant'Egidio and the outskirts.
Celebrating a birthday in an elderly house means that the years ahead do count ... 

Friday 5 July 2019

Barcelona, Spain - Celebrating the Earth, everyone's home ...

The Community of Sant'Egidio and peace.
The human being has the task of "'cultivating and preserving' the garden of the world" (Pope Francis, Laudato si'). 

Thursday 4 July 2019

Moscow, Russia - Turning the spotlight on those who live on the edge ...

The Community of Sant'Egidio and the outskirts.
Summer light illuminates a feast with those who are elderly. There is something to eat, there are traditional dances, but above all here is a day of joy and friendship ... 

Monday 1 July 2019

Genoa, Italy - The joy of being together between generations ...

The Community of Sant'Egidio and the poor.
On holiday. Friendship is a cool breeze in the middle of a hot summer, a sip of future in a long and sometimes tired life.