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The Parliamentary Liaison Office of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) is the official vehicle for contact and dialogue between the Catholic Church in South Africa on the one hand, and the country’s Parliament and government on the other. It provides an avenue for the Church – as part of civil society – to contribute to debates on issues of public policy, to exert an influence for the common good in areas of political, economic and social concern, and to help shape legislative and policy developments.

 

 

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  • Response: 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children
    Give justice to the weak … maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. Rescue the weak and the needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.” Psalm 82:3-4 The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children Campaign (16 Days Campaign) is a global United Nations campaign which takes place ...
  • BP 513: Children in Jeopardy UK, US & SA Policies on Unaccompanied Minors & Migrant Youth
    Introduction   Over the past few weeks, two events have underlined the extreme vulnerability of migrant children as well as the noticeable lack of political will by governments to act in their best interests. Statistics earlier this year estimated that migrants under the age of 18 constituted 12% of the global population of people on the ...
  • Response: 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children
    Give justice to the weak … maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. Rescue the weak and the needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.” Psalm 82:3-4 The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children Campaign (16 Days Campaign) is a global United Nations campaign which takes place ...
  • Refugee Digest 47
      Refugees, Migrants and Displaced Persons. The Holy See has warned against the tendency to use the pandemic as an excuse for ignoring or flouting international law on refugees and migrants, especially in areas of protection and integration. https://nuntiusge.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/UNHCR-71st-Executive-Committee.pdf   Read more: Refugees Digest 47

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