Sr. Carolyn Buhs left for South Sudan October 2011 to work with Solidarity With South Sudan. This organization trains teachers, nurses and pastoral personnel which are urgently needed in this new country. You'll enjoy Sr. Carolyn's reports from South Sudan:
In September 2011 Sr. Joan Burke moved to a low-income Paris suburb called Noisy Le Grand. She was invited by a group called Fourth World to bring her experiences and also learn from others. As a missionary who has lived for decades in Africa, she's seen extreme poverty first hand. You'll want to read Sr. Joan's reports from Noisy Le Grand. Sister returned from this assignment in July 2012.