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Vatican to host conference on human trafficking

Catholic World News - April 04, 2014

The Vatican will host a conference on efforts to combat human trafficking, to take place at the Academy of Science on April 9 and 10.

The conference, chaired by Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster, will hear from victims of human trafficking as well as law-enforcement experts. The goal of the session is to promote cooperation between police and the Church. Participants will meet with Pope Francis in a private audience at the close of the conference.

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