• Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice Foundation

    4 monthes ago - By Global Financial Integrity

    2017 International Conference
    May 19, 2017
    Thank you. I am very grateful for the opportunity to participate in CAPP Foundation's 2017 conference. This morning we are focusing our attention on human smuggling and economic crime, as Lord Skidelsky will focus our attention this afternoon on incentivizing solidarity and civic virtue.
    In Global Financial Integrity we estimate that human trafficking generates $150 billion a year in profits. The Asia-Pacific region and the European Union countries generate around $50 billion each in profits from this most abusive crime. More than 14 million souls...
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  • GFI Engages | Second Quarter 2017

    GFI Engages | Second Quarter 2017

    4 monthes ago - By Global Financial Integrity

    High Level Engagement
    Foundazione Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice
    In May, GFI President Raymond Baker participated in the annual meeting of the Foundazione Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice at Vatican City. On the second day, Raymond and Lord Robert Skidelsky keynoted the morning and afternoon sessions. Raymond's session focused on Human Smuggling and Economic Crime. After the meetings concluded, each participant met His Holiness Pope Francis individually. The Foundazione contributes to Catholic social thought through programs at the Vatican and in many other countries. Our chairman Lord...
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