COMECE | Mgr Crociata replaces Mgr Hollerich

    Italian Bishop Crociata is the new President of COMECE His Excellency Mgr. Mariano Crociata (Italy) is the new President of COMECE. He was elected on Wednesday 22 March 2023 by the Bishop Delegates of the EU Episcopates, gathered in Rome for the Spring Plenary Assembly of COMECE. On the same occasion, four Vice-Presidents…

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COMECE | Questions regarding war in Ukraine

The COMECE and the questions regarding war in Ukraine   On Monday 9 May 2022, on Europe Day, COMECE President Cardinal Hollerich praises the Conference on the Future of Europe and expresses hopes for further initiatives promoting citizens’ participation in shaping the EU. The Cardinal restates the Catholic Church’s commitment to continue being a faithful…

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COMECE publishes reflection on the Future of Work

Press Release, 05.11.2018 COMECE publishes reflection on the Future of Work In view of the 2019 European elections and on the occasion of the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) centenary initiative on the future of work, the COMECE Social Affairs Commission publishes the reflection paper “Shaping the future of work”. The document encourages the EU to shape the digital and ecological…

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Restrictive EU migration policies force desperate people to take deadly routes

PRESS RELEASE – JRS EUROPE – CARITAS EUROPA Brussels, Wednesday 8 June 2016 Restrictive EU migration policies force desperate people to take deadly routes While interior ministers meet tomorrow to discuss EU migration policies, people trying to reach the safety of Europe continue to die en route. Caritas Europa and Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) Europe…

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