From Climate Crisis to Climate Resilience

Workshop | 15-17 May 2024

The Climate Crisis is upon us. It will get lot worse over the next few decades as planetary heating shoots past 1.5C by early 2030s. The warming curve is likely to bend around the ... Read all

Plenary Session on Disability and the Human Condition

Plenary Session | 9-10-11 April 2024

There is no exact number of people with disabilities worldwide. International organisations estimate that 16% of the world's population experience significant disabling conditions. ... Read all

Indigenous Peoples' Knowledge and the Sciences

Workshop | 14-15 March 2024

Indigenous Peoples worldwide have a dual relationship with climate change. On the one hand Indigenous Peoples represent a clear case of climate injustice, as they have contributed ... Read all

Aquinas’ social ontology and natural law in perspective

Workshop | 7-8 March 2024

2024 will mark the 750th anniversary of Saint Thomas Aquinas’ "dies natalis", and 2025 the 800th anniversary of his birth. For centuries, Aquinas’ philosophical and ... Read all

The Summit of the Future

Workshop | 4-5 March 2024

At the very heart of Pope Francis’ messages in the past decade has been the urgent need for a strengthened multilateralism to address the growing ecological and social crises of ... Read all

Webinar on How to promote better human and social conditions for persons with disabilities in the contemporary world?

Workshop | 4-6 December 2023

People with disabilities are people who need assistance to be able to carry out the basic activities of life. The disability may be physical or mental, and it diminishes the ... Read all

Private Capital and Public Purpose

Workshop | 26-27 October 2023

The Fraternal Economy meeting on June 26-27 focused on the role of Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) in achieving a Fraternal and Sustainable Economy. We benefited from ... Read all

Pacem in Terris: War and other Obstacles to Peace

Workshop | 19-20 September 2023

Sixty years have now passed since the publication of Pope John XXIII’s encyclical letter Pacem in Terris (Peace on Earth). The famous line, “In this age which boasts of its atomic ... Read all

Dialogue Between Civilizations on Global Commons

Workshop | 27-28 June 2023

Background We need to implement global commons, first and foremost a common home with a common prosperity. As the Holy Father makes clear, we need to ensure that the global ... Read all

Reform of the Global Financial Architecture

Workshop | 26-27 June 2023

The June and October 2023 meetings of the Fraternal Economy Program will focus on financing sustainable development. The June meeting will emphasize financing through ... Read all