Meeting with the President of the Spanish Episcopal Conference


The Jesuit European Social Centre (JESC) team had a fruitful meeting yesterday in Madrid with Cardinal Ricardo Blázquez, the President of the Spanish Episcopal Conference.

JESC Director, Peter Rožič SJ, together with Iciar Villacieros, Programme Manager, and Maria Carla Bostiancic, Programme Assistant, presented the European Leaders programme that is being developed  by JESC and other Church partners. The programme is expected to begin next year. It will give interns the opportunity to learn leaderships skills through participation in a unique professional experience in Brussels.

The cordial meeting resulted in an agreement that will be sent as a proposal to the Members of the Episcopal Conference Executive Committee in order to determine and finalise the possible venues for the partnership.