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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
4 June 2013
EUROPE/SPAIN - Millions of children sold as slaves around the world
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - On June 12 we celebrate the Day Against Child Labour, and for this occasion the Salesian Missions, in their campaign "No estoy en venta", have denounced over a million children worldwide who are ...
24 May 2013
EUROPE/SPAIN - Africa Day: Economic growth is not reflected on the population
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - On May 25, we celebrate Africa Day and, despite the macroeconomic estimates declare an increase of 5.1% in the continent in the last year, this is not reflected in the various sectors of society: ...
16 April 2013
EUROPE/ITALY - In the world there are between 5 and 8 million child workers: World Day against Child Slavery
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - As every year, the World Day against Child Slavery is celebrated on April 16 . It was established in 1995, after the killing of a 12-year-old Pakistani boy who had complained of harassment since th ...
9 April 2013
EUROPE/FRANCE - A "flash mob" of young people for religious freedom
Paris (Agenzia Fides) – One person out of two lives in a country where religious freedom is not respected; more than 200 million Christians live restrictions or limits with regards to their freedom of faith: to say all ...
25 March 2013
EUROPE/ITALY - 61 million children without education: Global Campaign for Education
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "Without teachers school does not exist!" Is the motto of the Global Campaign for Education (GCE) launched at the Global Action Week for school Education that is promoted each year with the aim to ...
22 March 2013
EUROPE/CYPRUS - From the religions a contribution of values in the financial crisis
Nicosia (Agenzia Fides) – To maintain an atmosphere of peace in the financial crisis: is what the Christian leaders of the island of Cyprus, part of the World Council of Churches ask, who expressed "support for dialogu ...
22 March 2013
EUROPE/ITALY - Safe drinking water is needed where necessary: World Water Day
Lodi (Agenzia Fides) - In 2013, water remains a priority sector for international cooperation. The water supply in the southern countries of the world is still an emergency. According to a report prepared by UN Water, th ...
21 March 2013
EUROPE - "Compassion and righteousness in finance": financial advisers welcome the Pope
London (Agenzia Fides) - "Society is crying out for compassion in finance", says a message of congratulations sent to Pope Francis from the "Association of Christian Financial Advisers" (ACFA), based in London. The Assoc ...
14 March 2013
EUROPE/SPAIN - Enthusiasm for the new Pope and waiting for further progress against hunger and poverty
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - The echo of the election of the new Pontiff, Pope Francis, is felt even among Catholic organizations. Among these, great joy was expressed by the NGO Manos Unidas of the Spanish Church, which exp ...
28 February 2013
EUROPE/SPAIN - Hispanic-American Day: "America, Doors open to the mission"
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "America, doors open to the mission" is the theme of the Hispanic American Day, which is celebrated on March 3 in Spain, the traditional event since 1959 invites all Iberian dioceses to keep alive ...
23 February 2013
EUROPE/ARMENIA - The “righteous” in the Armenian genocide
Erevan (Agenzia Fides) – The Armenian authorities have decided to dedicate a section of the museum of the Armenian Genocide in Erevan to the memory of those Turks and Kurds who helped Armenians during the massacre whic ...
31 January 2013
EUROPE/SPAIN - "There is no justice without equality": the crisis has worsened the poverty of women and girls around the world
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - "There is no justice without equality" is the theme of the campaign promoted by the Catholic organization Manos Unidas Spanish that will start on February 5. In some countries, being a woman is r ...
26 January 2013
EUROPE/ITALY - "The Franciscan Missionary": for 80 years has been supporting "those who go" and tells the "wonders" that the Lord works through his envoys
Rome (Agenzia Fides) - The first issue of "The Franciscan Missionary " (IMF) appeared in January 1933, subtitled "Illustrated Monthly Magazine of the Minor Conventual Friars." The proclamation of the faith and the adven ...
26 January 2013
EUROPE/SPAIN - A video on the internet explains to children what it means to be a missionary
Madrid (Agenzia Fides) - "What a missionary gives" is the title of a cartoon animation that aims to explain to the children what it means to be missionaries. The Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) in Spain have prepared ...
23 January 2013
EUROPE/ITALY - The percentage of children affected by leprosy and the stigma that still marginalizes the sick remains high
Bologna (Agenzia Fides) - On January 27, we celebrate the 60th World Day of Leprosy, established by the French physician Raoul Follereau and recognized by the UN to focus the attention of the world to the plight of lepro ...
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