MICHAEL CZERNY S.J., is a Czechoslovakian-born Canadian cardinal, a member of the Society of Jesus. His work in Canada, Latin America, Africa and Rome has promoted social justice. He has been under-secretary of the Migrants and Refugees Section of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development since 2017.
PETER KODWO APPIAH TURKSON is a Ghanianian cardinal. He was president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace from 2009-17. Pope Francis named him the first prefect of the Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development whiich began operations in 2017. He previously served as Archbishop of Cape Coast. In 2003 he was widely regarded as papabile. The Tablet publication described him as "one of Africa's most energetic of church leaders." He speaks English Fante, French, Italian, German and Hebrew in addition to understanding Latin and Greek.
DS - Document Signed, one page. Imprinted page from a program for the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, jointing signed by Turkson, Czerny and the Dicastery secretary, Father Bruno Marie Duffé.
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