LIVE: Scholas brings together pope, First Ladies and students
Pope Francis will send a special message during the virtual meeting organized by the Scholas Foundation on World Environment Day.
Scholas explains that participants will include young people, professors and parents from all around the world. Political leaders, athletes, artists and tech experts will also intervene.
The participation of spouses of various heads of state is also expected.
The meeting begins at 3 p.m., Rome time.
Scholas is a papal foundation that proposes establishing networks to connect students with education centers on every continent. Its initiatives offer opportunities to young people and promote respect among different cultures.