Highlights
Capacity building Training held at Salesianum | Grade 12 students in DB Dilla makes Christmas memorable | AET rejoices at the ordination of two new priests | AET rejoices at the ordination of two new priests | IVECO rewards two sons of Don Bosco | Great rejoicing for the Salesians as Ethiopia-Eritrea boarder opens after 20 years | Jubilee celebrations at the Salesianum in Addis Abeba | AET rejoices at the First Profession of its only novice | Sacred Heart Salesian Church opens to public in Hawassa | 19th AMECEA Plenary Assembly kicks off in Don Bosco Campus in Addis Abeba | SYM Gathering at Bosco Children Mekanissa | 'Bosco Children Project' in Addis celebrates 10th anniversary | Sport for Development: TVET Championship Kicks Off in Addis Abeb | Abba Temesgen defends his MA Thesis in the Philippians | Mary Help of Christians celebrated at Mekanissa | "Don't forget your Salesian Roots", Abba Samuel reminds the Past Pupils | “His Passport was Love of God” remembrance of Abba Elio at Zway | “Quality Education, our priority”, the Provincial reminds the young clerics. | Technology at the Service of the Mission | Listening and Moving: Meeting with young people in Mekelle and Zway | Salesian Cooperators meet in the Salesianum | AET rejoices at the Perpetual Profession of Cl. Amanuel in Kenya | "The option for the poor young people is in our Salesian DNA" - Kenya | New App for Don Bosco Bulletin in Ethiopia | TEAM VISIT begins in Nairobi | 13 Months Solar Power; new venture for Salesians in Ethiopia | Rectors and Economers meet at Salesianum | Salesian Parish Priests meet up in Addis | Salesian Parish Priests meet up in Addis | 2nd National Conference on Human Trafficking in Addis | TVET Directors meet in Addis Abeba | Practical Trainees conclude their meeting in Salesianum | Effective prevention of Youth Problems, half-day study in Salesianum | The Almighty has done great things for us! | Seminar on Salesian Pedagogy at Mekanissa | 7 New Salesians for Ethiopia | Graduation at Bosco children Mekanissa | Past Pupils' gathering at Mekanissa | Former Salesians gather at Salesianum | Feast of Mary Help of Christians at Dilla | Spiritual renewal for AET with Fr. Pascual Chavez | Don Bosco India and Don Bosco Ethiopia join hands in Vocational Training | Debrezeit holds the 10th meeting of the Past Pupils | SYM Gathering held at Mekelle and Zway | AET Province bids farewell to Br. Mellese | Don Bosco Mekanissa mourns for seven of its students | New administrative block inaugurated in Mekanissa | Missionary frontier of Pugnido, Gambella | Feast of Don Bosco at the Salesianum | Workshop for accountants concludes in Salesianum | St. Stephen's Feast celebrated in Adamitullu | Nativity Scene at Don Bosco Mekanissa | Debrezeit celebrates Christmas with children
Salesians in Ethiopia

The Salesians of Don Bosco usually known as SDB are a religious society of the Catholic Church dedicated to the education and evangelization of youth. Its founder St. John Bosco left them a legacy of love and dedication for the poor and the working class. On the 18 December 1859, St. John Bosco officially started the Salesian Congregation after reading the "Letter of Approval of the Salesian Constitutions". The works of the Oratories, Schools and Youth Centers have spread ever since from Italy to most regions and countries in Europe, Americas, Asia, Australia and Africa.

The Salesians of Don Bosco began work in Ethiopia since 1975. The Salesians of Don Bosco have a well-established presence in five regions of Ethiopia, which are Tigray Regional State - Adigrat, Adwa, Mekelle, Shire; Gambella Regional State - Gambella and Pugnido; in Southern Nations National People Regional State - Soddo and Dilla; Oromia Regional State - Zway, Adamitullu and Debre Zeit and in Addis Ababa City Administration.

The mission of the Salesians is to address the needs of the youth and to meet their basic needs. In the light of this mission, education is the key to prepare young people for their lives. Consequently, the organization is running Kindergartens, Primary Schools, High Schools and Technical Vocational Education Training (TVET) Colleges. SDB had implemented and continue to implement a wide range of programs and activities on education which includes technical and vocational trainings, street children programs, agriculture, women’s promotion, feeding programs, and youth focused activities in their youth centers, sponsorship programs, intense awareness raising programs on HIV/AIDS, human trafficking and other emergency programs.

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Brother Cesare Bullo

Born in Chioggia (Italy) in 1941. since the childhood Cesare attend the Salesian Oratory of his city, which represents everything for the youth in the difficult years after the World War. In Verona, Cesare studied at the Vocational school “Don Bosco”. In 1957, he started the novitiate and then continued his studies at Torino Rebaudengo. After completing the training, in February 1962 he left as a missionary to Vietnam, where he stayed for thirteen years (apart from a short interval in the USA and in Italy, to complete his University studies).suppliers.

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