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Pandemic and Post-Truth

Next Wednesday, January 26th at 4:00 p.m., Verónica Israel, a researcher at the Blanquerna Observatory and the Chair of Religious Freedom and Conscience, will moderate the presentation of the book “Pandemia y Posverdad. La vida, la conciencia y la Cuarta Revolución Industrial“, written by Jordi Pigem. To confirm attendance, she sends an email to obs@blanquerna.url.edu

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Call for papers on religion and communication open for IAMCR 2022

The Religion and Communication working group of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) invites research and panel presentations for the IAMCR 2022 conference, which will be held online from 11-15 July 2022. The deadline for submission is 9 February 2022, 23:59 UTC. The panel accepts submissions in English. For more information on […]

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The Obs participates in the act “Phobias, ethics and their affectation”, organized by the GTER

The member of the Blanquerna Observatory, Valentina Laferrara, participates in the act “Phobias, ethics and their affectation“, organized by the Permanent Working Group of Religions (GTER). The event will take place this Thursday, December 16, at 7:00 p.m., via Zoom. On the occasion, Valentina Laferrara will present the research project “Damage to places of worship […]

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The Obs participates in the “Good parliamentary practices to promote interfaith dialogue”

Professor Alba Sabaté, Deputy Director of the Blanquerna Observatory, has been invited to participate and moderate the Workshop “Good parliamentary practices to promote interfaith dialogue”, which was held on Sunday 28 November in Madrid as part of the 143rd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the international organization based in Geneva, which has included the […]

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Conference on journalistic ethics

Next Thursday, November 25, the Auditorium of the Association of Journalists of Catalonia will be the space that will host, throughout a morning, the presentation of different projects and studies with a common link, journalistic ethics. Valentina Laferrara, a member of the Observatory, will present “Disinformation about the COVID-19 vaccine in the Catholic media online.” […]

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Valentina Laferrara, in Serbia with the Network for Dialogue

Valentina Laferrara represented the Blanquerna Observatory at the 6th meeting of the Network for Dialogue, a European platform established to bring together religious and civil society actors to promote interreligious and intercultural dialogue and develop effective recommendations for policies for the social inclusion of migrants and refugees in Europe. The meeting took place on November […]

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Leadership Report Presentation

The following Wednesday, December 1st at 5:30 p.m., the Observatory will present the “Mapping of Leadership Initiatives in the Catholic Church in Spain and Portugal. A Path towards Synodality“. The presentation will be online and will be attended by Dr. Rafael Luciani, expert of the theological commission of the general secretariat of the Synod of […]

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