- Sep 28, 2020
In anticipation of World Down Syndrome Day, the Holy See organized a panel discussion at the UN about the threats to individuals with Down Syndrome.
A seminar to discuss the trafficking of poor and rural girls was co-sponsored by the Vatican’s mission to the United Nations in New York on March 13 in New York.
The Holy See and Catholic migration groups are urging for an end to the detention of migrant and refugee children as U.N. delegates meet at the United Nations to negotiate a Global Migration Compact.
In the complex peace process now underway in Colombia after 52 years of violent conflict, the Catholic Church works on many levels to replace a culture of violence with one of encounter.
At a United Nations event during the Week of Awareness and Education for Persecuted Christians, Iraqi Christians made a plea to the international community to recognize their presence in the region as critical to stability.
Human trafficking and its root causes can be eliminated with the cooperation of the international community, the Vatican’s representative to the United Nations said Tuesday.