2011 (EN)

The Mediterranean Award for Interfaith Dialogue was attributed to Cardinal Renato Raffaele Martino.
The Awarding ceremony took place on Friday 23rd September 2011 at the Sala Giunta of San Giacomo Palace.
The award was given by Senator Leonzio Borea and by the mayor of Pietrelcina Domenico Masone.
On that occasion, on the very day of San Pio celebration, a memorandum of understanding was signed by the Commune of Pietrelcina and the Fondazione Mediterraneo, according to which every year there will be meetings on interfaith dialogue and the prize-giving ceremony for this section of the Award will be held every year at Pietrelcina, with the name of “ Mediterranean Award San Pio da Pietrelcina for Inter-faith Dialogue”.

Reasons for Award

The press release

The Press

The video