Safeguarding Delegates for female and male religious institutes
22 April 2021 from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm (Rome time)
Dear Safeguarding Delegates,
The USG and UISG are glad to invite you to the online meeting scheduled for 22 April 2021 from
2.00 pm to 5.00 pm (Rome time), which aims to bring together the Safeguarding Delegates for
female and male religious institutes.
This meeting has two objectives:
1. Creating a network of collaboration among the different institutes
2. Considering initiatives aimed at promoting a culture of care
We will use the Zoom platform with simultaneous translation service in Italian, English, Spanish
and French. There will be space to pray, share experiences in the field of Safeguarding under the
guidance of three members of our joint UISG-USG Commission for Care and Protection. Fr. Timothy
Brennan MSC, Fr. Brendan Geary FMS and Sr. Tiziana Merletti SFP will share with the group their
expertise in this field to understand how to advance together in the promotion of Safeguarding
among religious orders.
We invite you to register at the following link, in order to indicate the language chosen, and you will
automatically receive the Zoom link to access the meeting. LINK:
On the day of the meeting, you will need to rename yourself once you are in the Zoom channel,
entering the language abbreviation before the name. This will allow us to move quickly into groups
when necessary. This is why we invite you to connect to Zoom at 1.45pm.
Example: "Sr. Patricia Murray" will be renamed as "EN_Sr. Patricia Murray. The abbreviations for
- EN_: English
- IT_: Italian
- SP_: Spanish
- FR_: French
If you have any doubts, we will help you resolve them at the beginning of the meeting. We would
like to anticipate the indication only to speed up the process.
Thank you for your valuable collaboration!
With best regards,
Sr. Patricia Murray, IBVM
Bro. Emili Turú, FMS