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Andrea Riccardi

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Andrea Riccardi is best known as the founder of the Community of Sant'Egidio, an international Catholic lay organization dedicated to peacemaking, service to the poor, and evangelization. He is also a professor of contemporary history at La Terza University and was minister (without portfolio) for international cooperation and integration policies under Italian premier Mario Monti.