Br. Gioacchino Campese

Gioacchino Campese, C.S., is a member of the Scalabrinians, a Roman Catholic religious order, currently serving as professor of theology of human mobility at the Pontifical Urbaniana University, Rome. He has studied theology in Manila, Chicago, and Rome, where he earned a Ph.D. in theology of mission. He has been ministering with migrants and refugees in Mexico, USA, and Italy where he is presently general director of Casa Scalabrini 634 in Rome, a center based on the culture of welcoming, protecting, promoting and integrating. He has authored and edited several books and articles on the theology of migration and pastoral care with migrants and refugees.