Sisters Advocating Globally

Sisters Advocating Globally

Sisters Advocating Globally is inspired by the encyclicals of Pope Francis: Evangelii Gaudium (2013), Laudato Si’ (2015), Gaudete et Exsultate (2018) and Fratelli Tutti (2020). This is our response to Pope Francis’ invitation, when he said: "Let us return to promoting the good, for ourselves and for the whole human family, and thus advance together towards an authentic and integral growth" (Fratelli Tutti n. 113).

IDENTITY

We are your Sisters. We are committed to advocating for you and together with you, sharing a journey of care for people and the environment. We believe in a world where everyone experiences a sense of human dignity. We build our mission on evidence from our work on the ground, inspired by our reflection on the Gospel message, the Church’s social teaching and the leadership of Pope Francis.

MISSION

  • Create a space for dialogue on key development issues convened by women religious, and secure appropriate participation from leaders of the Catholic community and secular development community, to effectively shape Sustainable Development Goals policy discussions
  • Improve recognition for the work of women religious through participation in global dialogues and fora, increased communication, and the creation of opportunities to enhance the public perception of women religious as key Sustainable Development Goals players
  • Build capacity in communications and advocacy for women religious, to enable them to be better advocates for those they serve

BROCHURE

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