• Vatican official warns U.N. of hostility toward religion

    Vatican official warns U.N. of hostility toward religion

    • Mar 5, 2018

    As the world has grown increasingly interconnected, some nations have seen religious pluralism as a threat and reacted either by failing to protect religious minorities or by trying to marginalize all believers, a Vatican representative said.

  • Find ways to keep migrant families together, Vatican official says

    Find ways to keep migrant families together, Vatican official says

    • Oct 12, 2017

    Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič, Vatican observer to UN agencies in Geneva, said we must devise frameworks that help keep families together, including migrant families. Some ways to do that, he said, would include keeping migrant families together as well as making available more legal and “dignified pathways” for migration.

  • Vatican official condemns discrimination against women

    Vatican official condemns discrimination against women

    • Sep 27, 2017

    Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič, Vatican permanent observer to U.N. agencies in Geneva, told the Human Rights Council that women provide “an irreplaceable value in political, economic and social life,” and he emphasized the need to eliminate any form of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance toward women.