THE SISTERS OF the Institute of the Canossian Daughters of Charity, Servants of the Poor have elected a new General Council which is representative of the global nature and outreach of the Canossian family. The council will serve the congregation throughout the world for the next six years.
The new Superior General, Sister Margaret Peter, is originally from India and was formerly the Provincial Superior in India South and Africa. She has been a General Councillor in Rome for the last six years. The Vicar General is Sister Anna Maria Babbini, originally from Italy, who has been the Provincial Superior of the Argentina-Paraguay Province.
There are three Councillors, one of whom is Sister Anne Tan, a Chinese Singaporean who has been the Provincial Superior in Singapore since 2003.