The Woman Emergency Center collected the testimony of the natives of San Lorenzo, who knew very closely the work of this woman of principles and good heart.
Sister Sagrario is an example of a human being as never known before. She dedicated her entire life to the care of the sick among the most needy. She has been in the Peruvian Amazon forest for more than 60 yearsattending and curing sick people in the worst possible conditions, constantly fighting to createand improve health and training centers, tirelessly navigating the immense Amazonian rivers day and night, fighting against wind and current.
Sister MARÍA DEL SAGRARIO SANZ ESTEBAN, of the MISSIONARY SOCIETY OF THE SACRED HEART OF JESUS, has been awarded in the category of CIVIL SOCIETY – the AWARD FOR PEACE, granted by the MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND VULNERABLE POPULATION.
RECOGNITION OF A PERSON WHO DEDICATED HER LIFE FOR PEACE
Yesterday, Friday, the Vice Minister of Women’s department, Ana Maria Mendieta Trefogli, visited us in Palau, to hand over the Peace Award to Sr. Sagrario Sanz.