Op-Ed by Ambassador Gingrich: Catholic Sisters Remain at the Forefront of COVID-19 Response

Op-ed by Ambassador Gingrich on the occasion of the “Women Religious on the Frontlines” Symposium Published June 23, 2020 The U.S. Embassy to the Holy See and the British Embassy to the Holy See on June 23 co-hosted “ Women Religious on the Frontlines ,” a symposium highlighting the humanitarian efforts of Catholic sisters who selflessly serve on the front ...
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British Ambassador to the Holy See Sally Axworthy’s Remarks at Women Religious on the Frontlines Symposium

British Ambassador to the Holy See Sally Axworthy’s Opening Remarks Women Religious on the Frontlines Virtual Symposium Rome, Italy June 23, 2020 Ambassador Gingrich, Sister Jolanda, Sister Pat, dear friends, Thank you, Ambassador Gingrich, for inviting me to co-host the symposium today and to the UISG for allowing us once again to take advantage of ...
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Ambassador Gingrich’s Opening Remarks at Women Religious on the Frontlines Symposium

Ambassador Gingrich’s Opening Remarks Women Religious on the Frontlines Virtual Symposium Rome, Italy June 23, 2020 Good morning and welcome. The U.S. Embassy to the Holy See and the British Embassy to the Holy See are delighted to co-host today’s symposium – Women Religious on the Frontlines. I’d like to thank Ambassador Sally Axworthy for ...
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June 23 Symposium: Women Religious on the Frontlines

On June 23, the U.S. and British Embassies to the Holy See will co-host “Women Religious on the Frontlines,” a virtual symposium highlighting the humanitarian work of women religious during the COVID-19 pandemic. Follow our symposium live on Facebook . More details about the speakers and schedule: EVENT PROGRAM    
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Statement by Ambassador Gingrich on the 2019 Plenary Assembly of the International Union of Superiors General (UISG)

May 6, 2019 Statement by Ambassador Callista Gingrich on the 2019 Plenary Assembly of the International Union of Superiors General (UISG) On behalf of the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See, I offer my sincere congratulations to the International Union of Superiors General as they begin their 21st Plenary Assembly this week in Rome. From ...
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U.S. Embassy offers Peacebuilding Training for Women Religious

The Embassy of the United States of America to the Holy See organized and sponsored a conflict prevention training at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum). The participants, women religious working in areas affected by conflict, focused on strategic planning, conflict analysis frameworks and problem solving in the search for peaceful resolutions to conflict. The highly interactive training on peacebuilding, ...
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Ambassador hosts briefing on migration crisis

Ambassador Hackett, in conjunction with the International Union Superiors General (UISG), hosted an information-sharing event in support of women’s religious orders confronting the migration crisis in Sicily. Fellow ambassadors to the Holy See, media, members of religious orders and international migration organizations and staff from the three United States Embassies in Rome attended. After introductions ...
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