change language
you are in: home - news contact usnewsletterlink

Support the Community

  
May 24 2017 | ROME, ITALY

Ivanka Trump to Sant'Egidio: ''Thanks for your work for women redemption and against human trafficking''

US President's Advisor visited the Community in Rome

 
printable version

Ivanka Trump, Senior Advisor of the President of the United States Donald Trump, visited this morning the Community of Sant'Egidio in Rome. The meeting with the founder of the Community, Andrea Riccardi and the President Marco Impagliazzo, focused on peace, Africa, fighting povery and human trafficking. At Sant'Egidio Ms. Trump met also some women victim of human trafficking, who started a new life with the support of the Community of Sant'Egidio.

During the visit she said: "I would like to thank the Community of Sant'Egidio. The work you do resonates strongly not just here, but throughout the world. We talked about the many different programs that have been successfully launched and developed over many, many years now that have provided support and help to those who need it most, whether it's the elderly or the disadvantaged, and also victims of human trafficking throughout African and the whole world.

So it was a great privilege to be able to be here and the hear firsthand from these tremendous throughout leaders about the work that's being done, what has worked and what has the potential to work better and to be better executed in the future. I am grateful for the kind invitation and I look forward to supporting your efforts going forward. Now we're going to go and meet with some remarkable women who are testaments to strength, faith and perseverance in the face of unspeakable adversity and challenge, and it will be an honor to meet them. I look forward to hearing from them directly about their struggles and how they were able to rebuild their lives."

Photogallery >>

ASSOCIATED OBJECTS

 ALSO READ
• NEWS
November 8 2015
WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES

The meeting of the Communities of Sant'Egidio of the United States towards the Jubilee of Mercy

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | NL | RU
November 25 2017

Thanksgiving with the poor in New York

IT | EN | ES | FR | PT
October 5 2017

Sant'Egidio in USA calls for a long-term campaign for a violence-free America

IT | EN | ES | DE | ID
February 10 2016

Solidarity for life, no to violent deaths: a campaign of Community of Sant'Egidio in USA

IT | EN | ES | FR | PT | RU
all news
• PRESS
May 24 2017
Abc News

Ivanka Trump asks trafficked women what US can do to help

February 19 2014
Today's Catholic News

Sant'Egidio Community meets Jesus in the elderly

May 25 2017
Reuters

Ivanka Trump meets human trafficking victims in Rome

May 24 2017
El Comercio

Ivanka Trump se reunió en Roma con mujeres víctimas de trata de personas

May 24 2017
Catholic News Agency

Ivanka Trump meets with human trafficking survivors in Rome

May 24 2017
New York Times

Ivanka Trump Meets Victims of Human Trafficking

all press releases
• EVENTI
October 23 2017 | NAPLES, ITALY

Un prete nel mirino dei narcos. Incontro con Alejandro Solalinde, difensore dei diritti dei migranti in Messico

October 19 2017 | GENOA, ITALY

Un prete nel mirino dei narcos. Incontro con Alejandro Solalinde, difensore dei diritti dei migranti in Messico

All meetings of prayer for peace
• NO DEATH PENALTY
October 10 2017

On 15th World Day Against the Death Penalty let us visit the poorest convicts in Africa

October 7 2015
UNITED STATES

The World Coalition Against the Death Penalty - XIII world day against the death penalty

October 5 2015
EFE

Fallece un preso japonés tras pasar 43 años en el corredor de la muerte

September 24 2015

Pope Francis calls on Congress to end the death penalty. "Every life is sacred", he said

March 12 2015
Associated Press

Death penalty: a look at how some US states handle execution drug shortage

March 12 2015
AFP

Arabie: trois hommes dont un Saoudien exécutés pour trafic de drogue

March 9 2015
AFP

Peine de mort en Indonésie: la justice va étudier un appel des deux trafiquants australiens

March 9 2015
AFP

Le Pakistan repousse de facto l'exécution du meurtrier d'un critique de la loi sur le blasphème

March 9 2015
Reuters

Australia to restate opposition to death penalty as executions loom in Indonesia

February 28 2015
UNITED STATES

13 Ways Of Looking At The Death Penalty

February 15 2015

Archbishop Chaput applauds Penn. governor for halt to death penalty

December 11 2014
MADAGASCAR

C’est désormais officiel: Madagascar vient d’abolir la peine de mort!

go to no death penalty
• DOCUMENTS

International Prayer for Peace

all documents

PHOTOS

244 visits

251 visits

251 visits

211 visits

206 visits
all the related media