During the conclusion of the #EoF2022 event, the 12 thematic villages that are part of The Economy of Francesco presented a Final Statement. This declaration reflects the work and commitment of the members of these villages, and on September 24, this declaration was consigned to Pope Francis.
As part of the preparation for the online event in November, many villages have been activated to tell stories, of what has been lived in these months of work inside the villages. Colin Gilbert, shares with us the story of his friend Patrick Hidalgo.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about abrupt changes to the world of work and care, serving as a wake-up call to young economists to reflect on the true meaning of work and care and reconciling the two concepts in such a way as to enable each member of society to flourish.
The context of the COVID-19 lockdown provided a timely chance for the webinar, at a time when most of the workforce worldwide has either stopped working or working remotely.