Padua and Venice
Global Friendship 2023
Encounter and exchange with european youth,
on peace, migrants, solidarity and ecology
Arrival and registration
Your group will be staying in one of our hotels.
Arrival on 24th August or before:
Our hotels will be available from the night between 24-25 August. You will need to find a different accommodation if you arrive before. Check-in on August 24th in each residence from 15:00 to 22:00
Arrival on 25th August before 14:00h:
On 25th August registration by your group leader is open between 09:00-14:00 in every hotels. You may drop-off your luggage at the hotel.
Arrival on 25th August after 14:00h:
Go directly to the hall. Group leaders may register their groups there.
Speaker and quotations
“The only future is together. Friendship among europeans. We are not even satisfied with that. We want a global Friendship“
Andrea Riccardi, Founder of the Community of Sant’Egidio.
“Global Friendship is not just a moment of peace, but a movement of peace.“
Marco Impagliazzo, President of the Community of Sant’Egidio
“L’amicizia con i bambini nei campi profughi e nelle nostre città ci insegna che possiamo sognare un mondo di pace. Lo possiamo fare perché lo vogliamo fare. La pace è possibile e noi la vogliamo costruire”.
Global Friendship 2018