Pope Francis

October 3, 2013

A throw away society – throwing away its people

Money has created a throw-away culture – ‘a by-product of our global economic system that cares only about profit’, according to Pope Francis. Pope Francis has called for an economic […]
January 8, 2014

Trade talks likely to impact on cost of medicines for our elders and most vulnerable

The cost of medicines could be impacted by the current talks on the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), which met recently in Singapore.  The contents of the discussions between the […]
January 20, 2014

Human trafficking is a crime against humanity

“Trafficking of persons is a crime against humanity…” said Pope Francis to a group of diplomats at a meeting at the Vatican in November last year. He went onto say: […]
March 18, 2014

The Launch of the Global Freedom Network and the fight to eradicate slavery and human trafficking by 2020

On Monday, 17th March 2014, a remarkable movement was launched by the leaders of the world’s faiths; a movement which is called the Global Freedom Network.  Among its leaders are […]