Vatican foundation announces first Economy and Society awards

The goal of the papal Centesimus Annus Foundation is to spread the Social Doctrine of the Church in the world of economics. The issue is especially relevant nowadays, with more than 200 million are unemployed.

To help spur growth, the foundation organized a conference in May, which is expected to draw about 300 people. Today, it also announced the winners of the first-ever Economy and Society awards, which mark's the foundation's 20th anniversary.

- Rome Reports