A glimpse from the Business meeting. Marielisa von Thadden, Jaap van der Sar and Hermann Düringer.
Report by Jaap van der Sar
Europe: where does it begin,where does it end?” This was the main theme of the Annual conference 2014, which took place in Villigst, Germany. We approached this in several ways.
First: Compassion doesn’t end in geography. We heard about a colleague in Aleppo, Syria, who wasn’t able to attend a meeting of Oikosnet International, our umbrella-organisation. We heard about illness of members, about a car-accident which made it impossible for our treasurer to participate, about a beloved who passed away. And we know about developments in Ukraine, in the Middle East, in …. In this sense Europe doesn’t end. Read more