Organized by Scholas Occurrentes and blessed by Pope Francis, more than 120 students from 60 cities around the globe gathered at the First World Youth Cyber Meeting on Coronavirus, to face this worldwide challenge together
Due to the uncertaintly linked to the spread of COVID-19 and considering the decisions taken on a global level, the Global Compact on Education will take place on 15 October 2020 in order to allow the widest and most serene partecipation.
A conference entitled "We Are We Share We Care. A Dialogue Between Generations for an Educational Alliance" will be taking place on 22 February 2020. This will be the contribution from the Pontifical Salesian University and the School of Education to the Global Compact on Education.
In anticipation of the Global Compact on Education, the Pontifical Gregorian University, in collaboration with the Pontifical Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies, has organised a day of study entitled “When Religions Contribute to Education for a more Fraternal Humanity” on the upcoming 24 February 2020.
About 4,000 "superheroes" invaded Rome from 27 to 30 November 2019. They were the young participants at the Children's Global Summit, organized by FIDAE (Federation of Catholic Primary and Secondary Schools). The meeting’s highest moment was the encounter with Pope Francis.