The Emergency of the Socially Excluded

Workshop | 5 December 2013

Preface Motivated by the instinct of the Holy Spirit in favour of the neediest, Pope Francis introduced me to his countryman Juan Grabois, the lawyer who, with his support when ... Read all

Bread and Brain, Education and Poverty

Workshop | 4-6 November 2013

The Pontifical Academy of Sciences has a rich history of transdisciplinary meetings. Given the nature of the urgent and dramatic challenges regarding education and poverty and the ... Read all

Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Workshop | 2-3 November 2013

Prologue Following a wish expressed by Pope Francis, the Pontifical Academies of Sciences and of the Social Sciences, together with FIAMC (World Federation of the Catholic Medical ... Read all

On the Road to Humanity - Via Humanitatis

Workshop | 19-21 April 2013

There is no doubt that, for the human being, the history of humanity (via humanitatis) is a primary path of the spirit and "teacher of life". In the course of history, ... Read all