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Invitation "Laborem exercens" Conference

Wed 21 September @ EU Parliament

"Human work is a key, probably the essential key, to the whole social question, if we try to see that question really from the point of view of man's good. And if the social question (...) must be sought in the direction of "making life more human", then the key, namely human work, acquires fundamental and decisive importance.Laborem exercens


On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the social encyclical letter Laborem Exercens



The Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)

The Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats

The Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the EU

invite to a Conference on



The central place of Human Work for the European Social Market Economy



Wednesday 21 September 2011

14:30 - 17:30

at the European Parliament, Room JAN 2Q2


Chaired by


Othmar Karas MEP, Vice-Chairman of the EPP Group

Gianni Pittella MEP, Vice-President of the European Parliament, S&D Group


Keynote Speaker


Cardinal Peter Turkson,

President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace


Simultaneous translation in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish


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