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Br. Declan Power, CFC

7.0015.00

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Track 1: Growing up in Dungarvan, Co Waterford in the 1950s and 60s. Joining the Christian Brothers. Teaching in Dublin for 15 years before his appointment to Sudan in 1995. Track 2: Assignment to rehabilitate a secondary school in Yambio South Sudan, working closely with the Bishop of the diocese Tombura Yambio. Track 3: He discusses the funding for the schools and the funding bodies. The spread of Islam in Sudan. His second appointment to Zambia in 2005. Returning to Ireland a year later to take on a new project co-ordinating development for Africa.

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Description

Track 1: Growing up in Dungarvan, Co Waterford in the 1950s and 60s. Joining the Christian Brothers. Teaching in Dublin for 15 years before his appointment to Sudan in 1995. Track 2: Assignment to rehabilitate a secondary school in Yambio South Sudan, working closely with the Bishop of the diocese Tombura Yambio. Track 3: He discusses the funding for the schools and the funding bodies. The spread of Islam in Sudan. His second appointment to Zambia in 2005. Returning to Ireland a year later to take on a new project co-ordinating development for Africa.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

IMU Missionary Stories Project

Bitrate:

160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

8.82 MB, 41.73 MB

Number of files:

3

Product ID:

CDIMU01-064

Subject:

A Missionary in Sudan and Zambia

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore

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