human development, social justice and sustainable social systems

Holy See to welcome UN’s Global Compact

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Next week, the Holy See will join many of the world’s governments in adopting the United Nations’ Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM). The Vatican Section on Migrants and Refugees has released a letter on the topic.

The Holy See has been involved in the two-year period of consultation and negotiation behind the GCM, applying Pope Francis’ four verbs approach: to welcome, to protect, to promote and to integrate.

Watch the video about Pope Francis’s four verbs approach to migration.

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Leïla Bodeux
Policy and Advocacy Officer
Tel: +32 (0)2 235 26 55
Mob: +32 (0)478 585 409
lbodeux@caritas.eu