Safeguarding

Vatican announces concrete commitments and initiatives to protect children

The Vatican meeting on the Protection of Minors in the Church concluded with a press briefing that saw concrete commitments and initiatives announced to protect children and to combat abuse.

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PCB2019: Day Three

Day Three of the “Protection of Minors in the Church” Meeting in the Vatican focusses on the theme of “Transparency”. Among the participants at the Press Bri...Read more

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PCB2019: Day Two

“The Protection of Minors in the Church” Meeting in the Vatican entered its second day on Friday. The day’s theme was “Accountability” and the Press Briefing...Read more

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PCB2019: Day One

“Responsibility, Accountability, and Transparency” need to be “part of the Church’s DNA”. This is the opening statement with which the ad interim Director of...Read more

Safeguarding

Pope Francis: Protecting children - eradicating abuse

In a major address on Sunday, 24 February, Pope Francis contextualises the 'scourge' of abuse, and appeals for an "all-out battle against the abuse of minors, both sexually and in other areas."

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