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Catamarca 1For most people, holidays are a time to "escape from reality", to rest, to do what one likes. Some even seek to get away from people so they can rest. But some people are different ... and these people decided, therefore, to live "different holidays".

January 5 through 15 in San José, a small town located in the heart of the Calchaquíes Valleys of the Province of Catamarca, in the Northwest of Argentina, 60 young people and adults from Paraguay, Uruguay, Guatemala, and Argentina gathered to challenge the ordinary logic and organize a rest without being governed by "what one wants" but based on "building it with the other."

10th Edition of ReGENerate not to be missed!

regenerateFor 10 years now, young people involved or connected in the Focolare Movement across Great Britain, Ireland and Western Europe have been coming together, once a year at the Focolare Centre of Unity in Welwyn Garden City, to ReGENerate.

From the 24th-26th February 2016, ReGENerate will once again come to Welwyn Garden City for what Conleth Burns, one of the young people in the Focolare states will be a "very special weekend."

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International Photo Competition 2017

Show that the world is full of sustainable alternatives in food and energy!

Change for the planetThe campaign Change for the planet - Care for the People has launched it’s first International Photo Competition inviting participants to submit photographs of inspiring, citizen-led sustainable initiatives around food and energy.

focus 1011100 people from 49 countries, involved in the Economy of Communion, will meet Pope Francis on Saturday, February 4, 2017.

27 10On Idjwi Island in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Focolare’s NGO, AMU - Action for a United World – is striving to support the schooling and education of the new generations.

sinodoThe young people of the Focolare, together with the whole Movement, thank Pope Francis for his intention to dedicate the 2018 Synod to the new generations.