New Video Highlights How Catholic Sisters Lead the Way
African Sisters Education Collaborative (ASEC)
Posted on Tue, Nov 3, 2015
Confronting FGM in Kenya. Sr. Caroline Kimani describes how a leadership course from ASEC changed her perspective and helped her become a better leader for this ministry.
In Kenya, 27% of women and girls undergo Female Genital Mutilation. Catholic sisters have played a significant role in changing the culture and helping girls who are running away from FGM and underage marriage. At Marie Adelaide Center in Enkang O’Selenken, women religious help Masai girls build different futures. Sister Caroline Kimani of the Society of the Daughters of the Heart of Mary describes her ministry and how a leadership course from the African Sisters Education Collaborative (ASEC) changed her perspective and helped her become a better leader for this ministry.
Visiting Scholar Sr. Bibiana, LSOSF, Ph.D., visited ASEC's Scranton Office from March 6-10, 2017. The week offered a space for collaborative exchange on emergent opportunities for research and program development.