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Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns

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Overview

They represent the Maryknoll Sisters, Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, and Maryknoll Lay Missioners, and they work closely with the Maryknoll Affiliates. They bring Maryknoll experience - To important debates about public policy in the United Nations, the U.S. and other governments, the World Bank and International Monetary Fund, and the corporate world - To educate for social justice, peace and the integrity of creation - To inform advocacy and action for social, economic and environmental justice They facilitate the understanding and involvement of Maryknoll missioners by clarifying the links between their experience on the ground, and systems or structures that create or perpetuate poverty, human rights violations, conflict, and environmental destruction. They are staffed jointly by missioners from each Maryknoll entity, salaried personnel, and Affiliate volunteers. They are located in Washington, D.C., at Maryknoll, N.Y., and in New York City, across from the UN. They provide information and analysis of critical issues and events such as peace-building initiatives; practical new relationships with Earth; transparency and participation in political and economic arenas; and just economic alternatives. They cooperate with other Maryknoll departments on education and advocacy initiatives. They collaborate with various institutions and organizations working for peace, social justice and the integrity of creation, on strategy for advocacy; public statements to policymakers; education materials; conferences, meetings and public witness. Their office works regularly with other Catholic and faith-based organizations and communities working for peace, social justice and the integrity of creation. They serve as a resource for Maryknollers, and they attempt to bring the voice and experience of Maryknoll into policy discussions in the United Nations, the U.S. and other governments, international financial institutions and the corporate world. Their mission The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns: Peace, Social Justice and Integrity of Creation, is a collaborative ministry of the Maryknoll Sisters, the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers and the Maryknoll Lay Missioners. Through theological reflection on and systemic analysis of the reality lived and observed by Maryknoll missioners around the world, the office facilitates among Maryknollers, as Catholics and agents of Christ’s Gospel, a personal and corporate commitment to peace, social justice and the integrity of creation. The mission of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns is carried out through education and advocacy in cooperation with other Maryknoll departments and entities. The office also collaborates regularly with other institutions and organizations working for peace, social justice and the integrity of creation. It brings the voice and experience of Maryknoll into policy discussions in the United Nations, the U.S. and other governments, international financial institutions and the corporate world. The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns serves as a resource for Maryknoll leadership and Maryknoll missioners to enable them to act when appropriate on behalf of peace, social justice and the integrity of creation.

Careers

Staff at Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns have experience in

Sectors

  • torts / conflict resolution
  • banking & finance budgeting
  • development
  • project support
  • youth

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development

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Company Offices
  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington, DC
  • 200 New York Avenue, NW
  • United States
  • New York
  • 777 First Avenue-10th floor