Meeting between Laurent Fabius and Andrea Riccardi, founder of the Community of Saint Egidio (Paris, January 20, 2015)


Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, will today receive Professor Andrea Riccardi, former Italian Minister for International Cooperation and founder of the Community of Saint Egidio. This Catholic organization is very active in many countries in the areas of inter-faith dialogue, humanitarian action and peace mediation.

Andrea Riccardi, who called for efforts to save Aleppo, will present plans for an international conference on Syria and Middle Eastern Christians, which the Community of Saint Egidio would like to hold in April in Cyprus.