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Pope Francis says that defeating world hunger will require more than aid and donations. Instead, we must "change the paradigm of aid and development policies" and change "how we understand work, economic aims and activity, food production and the protection of the environment." The Pope said this in amessage to ...read more
Articles from section "United Nations"
Here is the address given byArchbishop Silvano Tomasi, permanent observer of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, at the26th Session of the …read more
Speaking to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Rachel Frenkel, mother of Naftali, 16, who along with Gilad Shaer and Eyal Yifrah were abducted on June 12, asked that the …read more
By Laura Miranda-Flefil of Alliance Defending Freedom On June 2, thenewest versionof the working document for the Sustainable Development Goals was released. It includes the controversial …read more
The Committee for the Convention Against Torture (CAT) has released an advance unedited version of its Concluding Observations on the Initial Report of the Holy See. The report is based on …read more
Pope Francis has called for responsibility on the part of all in pursuing policies that are respectful of the earth which is our common home. The Pope's message was conveyed by Archbishop …read more