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Be Authentic - Boscom South Asia General Assembly concludes
By Father Joaquim Fernandes sdb
Mumbai, Nov. 6. The General Assembly of Boscom South Asia held in Don Bosco Institute of Communication Arts, Chennai concluded on November 5, 2017 with a brief send-off for Father Filiberto Gonzlez, the General Councillor for Social Communication.
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''We are all called to be like Don Bosco authentic, passionate and creative in our communication ministry'' is what Father Filiberto told the gathering in his two-day conference. ''Our identity is to be like Don Bosco - evangelizers, educators and communicators. Being is different from doing and appearing. It entails listening, dialoguing, working in a team, being authentic and transparent. At times silence is the best form of communication'' is what he said further elaborating his thoughts, while giving examples from the life of Don Bosco and Pope Francis' exhortations. Follow Christ where He calls you to be.

After his initial conference the assembly broke into small groups to make suggestions to improve the quality of our communication ministry in South Asia region through Boscom. A lot of valuable and noteworthy suggestions were made by the participants which have been compiled as our region's contribution to the Councillor for Social Communication.

After concluding the Boscom South Asia Assembly Father Filiberto met the Social Communication Delegates from all the Regions and addressed them. Dr. Magimai Pragasam, Director of Centre for Media and Research (CMR), Chennai and President of Signis South Asian Region presented the new book launched for Social Media and presented it to the General Councillor, Father Filiberto and to all the SC Delegates.  

The Don Bosco Youth Film Festival will be organised from the 18th-19th January 2018 across the country.  The organising committee met together and planned the way forward.  The Theme for this Don Bosco Youth Film Festival is ''Youth for Life''. The Rector Majors video message too will be translated into 7 Indian languages. Father Filiberto immediately sent a whatsapp message to the Rector Major and said that this was a gift given by the South Asian Delegate. He was indeed delighted.

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