Sorry, this entry is only available in French.
Introduction. To better become known by its tutelage and by this very fact its actions and projects, the COMAS via its secretary general and his collaborators, met the Apostolic Nuncio on July 31, 2018. The meeting was articulated around four points. 1) Presentation of COMSAM The presentation was done historically and structurally. The Secretary General [...]
The last General Assembly which ushered in a mandate of three years for the new Executive Committee was held in Kinshasa from the 13th to the 18th January 2015. The Chosen theme was: “In the current situation of Africa and Madagascar, are the consecrated, through their lives, prophets of peace, justice and reconciliation?”
COMSAM has its Headquarters in Yaoundé (Cameroon), where is located the General Secretariat, headed by an Executive Committee which is composed of the President, the Vice-President, four Counsellors and the Secretary General who assisted by an Administrative Secretary.It holds General Assemblies every three year to which participate representatives of member conferences and delegates of associated [...]
The Confederation of the Conferences of Major Superiors of Africa and Madagascar (COMSAM) is composed of Regional and National Conferences of Major Superiors of Africa and Madagascar. It is a juridical and international organism of pontifical right. Founded during the Constitutive Assemble held in Cotonou (Benin) from 3rd to 8th May 2005, the Confederation was [...]
Four committees for the specific functions of COMSAM. Canonical Committee: composed of two canonists– one Francophone and one Anglophone, provides canonical legal advice to COMSAM in its relations with different Ecclesiastical and Civil organs. Theological Committee: composed of two theologians – one Francophone and one Anglophone, they provide biblical and theological foundation to the mission of COMSAM. [...]
Is the executive arm of COMSAM, composed of seven members – the President, the Vice-President and five Counsellors – elected during the General Assembly for a period of three years, executes the Action Plan and resolutions of the General Assembly. Currently, the Executive Committee is composed of: General Secretariat: Composed of the General Secretary, the [...]
Is the supreme body of COMSAM, convened every three years, composed of Executive Committee members, representatives from the Regional and National Conferences, canonical and theological experts, special delegates from parallel organizations – SICLSAL, USG, IUSG, SECAM. Treats matters on the agenda and elects the new Executive Committee. It is also a special time to experience [...]