Category: Social & health issues

IFCU joins the Steering Committee of the Global Catholic Climate Movement

IFCU is part of the Steering Committee of the Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM). Created in 2015, this movement is based on Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’ Encyclical that states the Church’s position regarding the world’s ecological and social situation. As such, it encourages members of the Catholic community, including universities, to become involved in a…
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International Congress of Health Sciences in Catholic Universities

“Teaching and Practicing Palliative Care in Catholic Universities” Increasing longevity in our society today is due to tremendous scientific and technological developments that have not evolved at the same rate as human development. This has created gaps that are increasingly apparent in the most vulnerable social groups and at the most defenseless stages of life,…
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Study Visits “Disability and Inclusion”

On June 27, 28 and 29, a group of about ten European experts participated in study visits organized at the Catholic Universities of Louvain-la-Neuve (UCL) and Lille on the theme of the reception of students with disabilities in the network of Catholic Universities. Organized by the CIRAD as part of the “Towards an Inclusive Culture…
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