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04 February 2023

 Day against Trafficking

Walking for Dignity
is the theme chosen for the IX World Day of Prayer and Reflection against the Trafficking of Persons promoted by the International Unions of Superiors and Superiors General. The date is February 8, the liturgical memorial of St Josephine Bakhita, a Sudanese nun, who as a child had the dramatic experience of slavery and became the universal symbol of the Church’s commitment against trafficking.

Alliance man-woman: a new course from the Institute for Advanced Studies on Women

The Advanced Course Alliance Man-Woman: Limit, Encounter And Resource organised by the Institute for Advanced Studies on Women of the Regina Apostolorum Pontifical Athenaeum will take place in Rome from 15 February to 24 May 2023 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The course is for professors, pastoral workers in the family and those working with young people, philosophers, theologians and trainers who wish to deepen “the ability to transmit the meaning and beauty of the alliance between man and woman called to take the lead in society”.

The course will be coordinated by Marta Rodríguez and Anita Cadavid.

Edited by Valeria Pendenza