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Here is the text of a declaration made by Archbishop Silvano Tomasi to the 27th Session of the Human Rights Council, on the rights of the elderly. Archbishop Tomasi is the Holy See's representative to the UN offices in Geneva. * * * Mr. President, The number of elderly persons within the general population is...read more
Articles from section "United Nations"
The European Centre for Law and Justice, in areportaddressed Thursday to the UN, denounced the killing of babies who survive abortion in the United Kingdom, within the context of the periodic …read more
The leading executive officers of the United Nations’ agencies, funds and programs were received Friday morning at the Vatican Apostolic Palace by Pope Francis. The members, led by UN …read more
Here is the translation of the address given by Pope Francis to the UN System Chief Executives Board for Coordination, who are in Rome for their biannual meeting for strategic coordination. * …read more
It was a hearing seen throughout the world. Now, the Holy See's UN nuncio, Msgr. Silvano Tomasi, is talking about his impressions, after presenting before the Committee against Torture. It …read more
Here is the address given by Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations in Geneva during the presentation of the Initial Periodic Report to the UN …read more