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His Excellency,
The Most Reverend Gabriele Caccia
Apostolic Nuncio,
Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations

Short Biography

  • Born in Milan, Italy in 1959.
  • Ordained priest for the Archdiocese of Milan on 11 June 1983 and served for three years in the parish of St Giovanni Bosco in Milan.
  • Earned a Doctorate in Sacred Theology (STD) from the Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy in Rome and a Licentiate in Canon Law (JCL) from the Pontifical Gregorian University.
  • Joined the diplomatic service of the Holy See in 1991.
  • He then served in the First Section (for General Affairs) at Secretariat of State in the Vatican
  • Appointed Assessor for General Affairs of the Secretariat of State in 2002
  • Consecrated bishop on September 12, 2009 by Pope Benedict XVI
  • Appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Lebanon and Titular Archbishop fo Sepino in 2009
  • On September 12, 2017, Pope Francis appointed him Apostolic Nuncio to the Philippines.
  • Appointed Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations in New York on 16 November 2019
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