+39 0668400213 - info@wucwo.org - Contact us

twitter iconface iconinstagram icon

Conference for Women's Day 2019

DSC 9343

On the occasion of International Women's Day, the World Union of Catholic Women's Organisations, with the sponsorship of the British Embassy to the Holy See and the Embassy of Peru to the Holy See, held a conference entitled "The women promoters of hope" on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at the auditorium of the International Union of Superiors General, located in Lungotevere Tor di Nona 7 in Rome.

Please find below the links to:

- The interventions of: H.E. Ms María Elvira Velásquez Rivas-Plata, Ambassador of Peru to the Holy See, H.E. Mrs. Sally Axworthy, British Ambassador to the Holy See, Dr. Flaminia Giovanelli, former Undersecretary Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, Dr. Martina Liebsch, Policy and Advocacy Director, Caritas Internationalis, Dr. María Lía Zervino, General President of the World Union of Catholic Women’s Organisations (UMOFC-WUCWO). Conference_video

- Photos of the conference: Facebook_photos 

- Media coverage:

https://cruxnow.com/vatican/2019/03/06/from-vatican-to-uk-women-make-their-way-in-male-dominated-world/

https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/ambassadors-to-vatican-partner-with-women-religious-to-combat-modern-slavery-70053

http://www.latinosenitalia.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=823:la-mujer-tiene-rostro-de-esperanza&catid=1:ultime 

https://www.vaticannews.va/it/mondo/news/2019-03/donne-chiesa-mondo-speranza-ruolo.html 

https://zenit.org/articles/feature-in-partnering-with-religious-sisters-we-can-make-change-and-tackle-global-challenges-affirms-british-ambassador-to-the-holy-see-sally-axworthy/

 

Women's Voice

WV47 cover ENG

Voices from our Member Organisations which are testimony to the commitment of WUCWO´s members on the theme: "From Fatima to Dakar, 2014-2018."

Read some excerpts

Subscribe to Our Magazine

Photo Galleries

galerias

WUCWO Newsletter

newsletter

Here, you can keep up to date with the activities of WUCWO by reading the most recent issue of our periodic newsletter. 

Subscribe to the Newsletter

WUCWO Presentation

wordcloud FAQ

Follow us in YouTube

youtube channel