Pope Francis endorses Global Educational Alliance

In a video message, Pope Francis launches a global event that will take place at the Vatican on 14 May 2020 on the theme "Reinventing the Global Educational Alliance".

Announced on Thursday, the educational alliance meeting will see the attendance of representatives from various religions, NGOs, academia, and cultural and political leaders, at the invitation of Pope Francis.

The initiative seeks to "rekindle our dedication for and with young people, renewing our passion for a more open and inclusive education, including patient listening, constructive dialogue, and better mutual understanding," according to the Pope.

12 September 2019, 16:05