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Abp. Paglia visits Japan - AI Ethics Forum

What does it mean to safeguard human life in this technological time? On July 7th, Archbishop Vincenzo Pagliahaspresented the activities of the Pontifical Academy for Life at the Shinseikk Cultural Center in Tokyo. Archbishop Paglia is in ...
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Everything is Connected: From Laudato Si to Fratelli Tutti

  On July 25th, 2024, Mons. Vincenzo Paglia, president of the Pontifical Academy for Life, delivered a speech titled Everything is Connected: From Laudato Si to Fratelli Tutti. His speech was a reflection on the Pope’s encyclicals ...
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ALS & Multiple Sclerosis Research

On June 20, 2024, at Piazza San Calisto in Rome, the Pontifical Academy for Life hosted a conference to discuss potential treatments for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Multiple Sclerosis (MS)  with brain stem cells. In ...
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Remembering Jerome Lejeune, Founder and First President

Vatican City. On Friday 14 June, the Pontifical Academy for Life remembered its First President, the Venerable Servant of God Prof. Jérôme Lejeune (13 June 1926 - 3 April 1994), on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of his death.  ...
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Artificial Life. A debate with our Chancellor

Trento (Italy), March 22. Msgr. Renzo Pegoraro, Chancellor of the Pontifical Academy for Life, participated in the annual public dialogue series organized by the diocese of Trento (March 11). This year's theme is “Sarete ...
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Conference on Religion and Neuroscience

On June 8th, 2024, the Pontifical Academy for Life at Piazza San Calisto hosted a conference titled Religion and Neuroscience: What is the Relationship? Renzo Pegoraro and Andrea Lavazza, Chancellor of the Pontifical Academy for Life and ...
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Palliative Care, Canada, 21-23 May

The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Pontifical Academy for Life have realized a Symposium on Palliative Care in Toronto, Canada, on May 21 and 23: Towards a Narrative of Hope: An International Interfaith Symposium on ...
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Thank you Doctor, SOMOS and the Pontifical Academy for Life

Audience with Pope Francis (Italian) "I am happy to meet with you. I greet Dr. Ramon Tallaj, founder of SOMOS Community Care, and Monsignor Vincenzo Paglia President of the Pontifical Academy for Life. Together, in these days, you have ...
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We remember Jerome Lejeune 30 years after his passing away

On June 14, 2024, the Pontifical Academy for Life remembers the First President, the Venerable Servant of God Jerome Lejeune. 
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The Pontifical Academy for Life participates in the European HYBRIDA Project

The consortium of the EU-funded project HYBRIDA, organizes the final conference of the project which will take place in Brussels on May 15th 2024 (14:00-18:20). The title of the event is The future of organoids ...
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