The Philippine SVD Brothers Assembly took place last June 29–July 1, 2023, at the Divine Word College Laoag, Laoag City. The theme of the assembly was "SVD Brothers: Journeying Together in Confronting and Responding to the Challenges of a Wounded World."
International Youth Day was celebrated in Janvikas, Indore on 12th August, by the youth from the slums of Indore city. The theme of the International Youth Day 2016 was: "The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production." Janvikas Society has initiated a new venture with the help of the Mission Office (Steyler Missionare), Austria to organize the youth in the slums of Indore city to enable them to empower the society. Four such Youth Clubs are formed in each slum to orient the youth (both boys and girls) and to assist them to become better, responsible citizens of the country.