Lavina D'Souza

Lavina D'Souza is a Canossian sister presently working in Belgaum (India). She is presently the Secretary of St. Joseph's Society in Belgaum that administers educational Institutions. She also takes up research assignments in social work. Her postgraduate degree in Social Work comes as an additional help to the various rights based approaches and community development programs that she does through her socio-pastoral ministries with the urban and rural poor. 

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Christian hospitality requires co-presence with the poor

Our leaders need to learn how to listen to their people

We need to move beyond the noise

'Contra spem spero': Against all hope, I hope

Beyond burnouts: Moving from profession to vocation

Reclaiming our innermost sacred space

Radical and wise seekers look beyond the map

Meaningful collaborations can empower marginalized Indian women

Accompanying Indian women on the journey from learned helplessness

Will I be able to make it to the other side?

Unleashing creativity: enhancing the lives of women in India

Yearning eyes: the plight of the migrants in India

Rehumanizing my attitudes toward transgender people

In India, scarcity is real and takes many forms

Sisters in India enkindle hope amid panic and tension