Alberto Quattrucci, Secretary General, IMPR - Community of Saint Egidio, Italy

Alberto Quattrucci, Secretary General, IMRP - Community of Saint Egidio, Italy

Alberto Quattrucci, born in Rome on December 23, 1952, is living in the same city, Italy. He has studied Pedagogy at the Faculty of Magistero in Rome and Theology at the Gregoriana Pontifical University (specialized in Holy Scripture). In 1976 has been also degreed as “Educator of Special Communities”. Furthermore he has deepen his suited together with a concrete and continuous engagement in several social and cultural fields, as History of Religions and Interfaith Dialogue.

Beginning in 1969 he is involved as member of the Community of Sant’Egidio in Rome. This experience is rooted in the periphery of Rome thought a serious and continuous effort of solidarity with the poorest and a daily community prayer. The Community of Sant’Egidio is been recognized as a International Public Lay Association of the Catholic Church by the Pontifical Council for Laity since 1986.

Alberto Quattrucci, ordered as Permanent Deacon in 1988 is, since the same year, Secretary General of International Meetings Peoples and Religions, association founded by the Community of Sant’Egidio to promote mutual knowledge and dialogue among Religions.