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The Call to Justice: Sponsors

The Call to Justice: Sponsors


Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
Vatican City
The role of the Pontifical Council is "to stimulate the Catholic Community to foster progress in needy regions and social justice on the international scene" (Gaudium et Spes, No. 90).

John A. Ryan Institute for Catholic Social Thought of the Center for Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, Minnesota USA
The John A. Ryan Institute for Catholic Social Thought serves as a major component of the University of St. Thomas’ Center for Catholic Studies. The Center’s mission is to enhance and revitalize the Catholic character and identity of the University in particular and to contribute to the renewal of the Catholic intellectual tradition worldwide.

Centre for the Study of Catholic Social Doctrine, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
The Università Cattolica is an academic community designed to contribute to the development of specified studies, scientific research, and the preparation of young adults for work and service in research, teaching, and work in public and private professional fields. The Università Cattolica approaches this goal through a superior academic education, joined with the basic principles of Christianity.

Centre for Catholic Social Thought, Catholic University of Leuven
Leuven, Belgium
The Centre for the study of Catholic Social Thought intends to contribute to a better understanding of the Catholic social tradition in the broad sense.

The Cardinal Pavan Chair for Social Ethics, Faculty of Social Science, Pontifical University of St Thomas, (Angelicum)
Rome, Italy
The Angelicum is an educational institution of the Dominican Order in Rome whose goal is to contribute to the presence of the Catholic Social Tradition in the contemporary world.

Peter J. Tobin School of Business
Jamaica, New York USA
The Tobin College has a long history of providing a strong educational foundation to individuals who have risen to senior executive positions all over the world. Our educational philosophy is grounded in the importance of conveying not just business knowledge and skills, but in also developing leaders who appreciate the need to think, and often act globally, and those who realize, understand and appreciate the role that ethics plays in successful business practice.

Vincentian Center, St. John’s University
Jamaica, New York USA
The Vincentian Center for Church and Society at St. John's University Center has deep roots in the Catholic Church, and supports the community at large with a number of service and educational programs. The Center also conducts and disseminates research on topics related to poverty and social justice.

Faculty of Social Science, Pontifical Gregorian University
Rome, Italy
The Jesuit University dedicated to educating seminarians and lay people in the intellectual tradition of the Church.