ASIA/JORDAN - Ecumenism of charity: Catholics and Anglicans share educational projects for Syrian children

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 education   childhood   middle east   ecumenicalism   caritas  

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Amman (Agenzia Fides) - The episcopal Church of Jerusalem, belonging to the Anglican Communion, signed a partnership protocol with Caritas Jordan on Tuesday, 11 July, to jointly set up a project regarding school assistance for children belonging to Syrian refugee families. The memorandum, signed in Amman by the General Director of Caritas Jordan Wael Suleiman and Anglican Bishop Suheil Dawani, will offer 160 children from one to five years of age, the opportunity to be cared for in kindergartens housed in two school buildings. (GV) (Agenzia Fides, 12/7/2017)