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World Bank Group President Kim and Pope Francis Discuss Mutual Efforts to End Poverty

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VATICAN CITY — Like many people around the world, I've been closely following Pope Francis' comments on the importance of serving the poor. When I had a chance to meet the His Holiness at the Vatican, I had the privilege to talk to about it — and about helping lead a social movement to end extreme poverty. Watch the video blog to learn more.


Submitted by Mary Lisbeth GONZALEZ on

It is a great initiative to contact the Catholic Church and particularly the Pope, himself, to join our efforts to fight poverty, promote equally distributed growth and share prosperity. The engagement of such a strong and world key leader will contribute the alignment of governments, NGO and other churches in our mission.

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