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UNANIMA Update

Sr. Margaret Scott, acj was recently named the Secretary/Treasurer for the Executive Committee of UNANIMA International, an NGO at the United Nations, based in New York. UNANIMA is an organization made up of 22 congregations of Roman Catholic Sisters. These sisters work in approximately 80 different countries and they advocate on behalf of women and children living in poverty, immigrants and refugees, and the environment. The sisters bring their constituents’ voices and concerns to the United Nations.

Sr. Margaret has been involved with the UNANIMA Committee to Stop Human Trafficking as well as the NGO Committee on Migration and the UN Conference on Indigenous Peoples. As Secretary/Treasurer, Sr. Margaret will work with the President, Vice-President and Executive Director of UNANIMA to energize and evaluate the sisters’ work at the UN.

For more information about UNANIMA, please visit www.unanima-international.org.

Welcome and Congratulations to the New General Team

We are filled with gratitude and hope as we welcome the new members of the General Team who will be joining Superior General Rosario Fernández-Villarán (pictured center) in leadership positions for the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The newly elected assistants are: Sisters Inéz Ruíz, Clemencia Carrizosa, Inéz Oleaga, and María Vaz Pinto. May God abundantly bless them in the work that they do and the service they offer.

UNANIMA Update

Sr. Margaret Scott, acj was recently named the Secretary/Treasurer for the Executive Committee of UNANIMA International, an NGO at the United Nations, based in New York. UNANIMA is an organization made up of 22 congregations of Roman Catholic Sisters. These sisters work in approximately 80 different countries and they advocate on behalf of women and children living in poverty, immigrants and refugees, and the environment. The sisters bring their constituents’ voices and concerns to the United Nations.

Sr. Margaret has been involved with the UNANIMA Committee to Stop Human Trafficking as well as the NGO Committee on Migration and the UN Conference on Indigenous Peoples. As Secretary/Treasurer, Sr. Margaret will work with the President, Vice-President and Executive Director of UNANIMA to energize and evaluate the sisters’ work at the UN.

For more information about UNANIMA, please visit www.unanima-international.org.

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