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Fabio Baggio



Fabio Baggio (Bassano del Grappa, 1965) is an Italian priest of the Scalabrinian Missionaries, a collaborator of Pope Francis and one of the Vatican officials in charge of migrations. He defends the opening of legal doors for migrants and refugees.

He has a degree in Theology and History and a doctorate in Church History from the Pontifical Gregorian University. He has taught at several universities. He was consultant on the migrations of the Episcopal Conference of Chile and director of Migrations of the Archdiocese of Buenos Aires. He has also been the director of the Scalabrini Migration Center in the Philippines from 2002 to 2010 and the Scalabrini International Migration Institute at the Pontifical Urban University since 2010. Since January 2017 he has been the undersecretary of the Migrants and Refugees Section of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development with Michael Czerny.