CIB Conference Meeting, West Africa
3 – 16 September, 2011
The CIB Conference Meeting in West Africa included visits to a number of monasteries in Benin, and Togo with a brief visit to Ghana.
M. Marie-Henriette Wênd-Bala Kalmogo, OSB
Monastère Des Bénédictines Notre Dame De Koubri,
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
M. Marie-Henriette hosted the gathering of the CIB Administrative Council on 1 September 2011
S. Marie Fidegnon, OSB
Monastère de L’Assomption de Dzogbégan, Togo.
S. Marie Fidegnonis coordinated the CIB Conference visit to Togo, Benin and Ghana, 2 September – 16 September 2011
- August 31
Arrival of CIB Administrative Council,
Ouaga International Airport, Burkina Faso
- September 1
Meeting of CIB Administrative Council,
Koubri, Burkina Faso
- September 2
Arrival of CIB Administrative Council and
Conference Delegates, Lomé International
Airport, Togo. Overnight in Lomé.
- September 3
Departure by car to Dzogeban, Togo
- September 5,6,9
Meeting days of the CIB Conference
- September 16 or 17
Departures from Lomé International Airport
Excerpts from Fr. Louis Hondocodo’s Conference entitled “The African Woman” (pdf)
Originally printed in ‘Conference Call’:
Conference of Benedictine Prioresses, November 2011
Film of the CIB Conference in West Africa
Watch the film on YouTube: