Ending Clergy Abuse (ECA) is a worldwide organization of human rights’ activists and survivors from over 17 countries and 5 continents who focus on children’s and victims’ rights to compel the Church to end clerical abuse, especially child sexual abuse, in order to protect children and to seek effective justice for victims.
ECA demands the end of the Church’s structural mechanism that allows abuse.
(Photo credit: John Leicester, File/Associated Press) Statement by Nadia Debbache, ECA Assembly Member and Lead Counsel for La Parole Libérée. November 4. 2018. French priest Pierre Vignon, a judge of the Officiality or Ecclesiasticel Court of Lyon (France) [...]
US DOJ orders all US bishops not to destroy abuse documents, but in previous post Pennsylvania bishop did just that.
October 26, 2018. Today it was learned that the U.S. Department of Justice has put every US diocese under notice to “not destroy, discard, dispose of, delete, or alter any” documents related to the sexual abuse of children as they investigate [...]
Survivors from around the globe welcome US federal investigation of Pennsylvania dioceses but inquiry needs to be nationwide
US justice officials are well behind Australia and other countries. October 18, 2018. Today it was learned that the US Justice Department has finally launched an investigation into the sex abuse of children and the cover up of those crimes [...]
Warsaw protest to demand investigation of pedophilia in Poland's church. Reported by Donald Snyder NCR online. October 4, 2018. Childrens' shoes are seen Aug. 26 on the fence of the Church of Saint Florian in Krakow, Poland, for victims [...]
As worldwide synod of bishops on young people and vocations begins in Rome global survivors of clergy abuse call for action against abuse in seminaries. Group wants synod to embrace zero tolerance of sexual violence, cover up by bishops and [...]
Italian survivors demand open investigation by the United Nations on clergy sexual abuse. Three events are being organized by Rete L’ABUSO to demonstrate the serious scope of clergy sexual abuse in Italy. Ending Clergy Abuse – Global Justice Project (ECA [...]
Matthias Katsch (Photo by Simone Padovani) September 25, 2018. The official release today by the German bishops of their self-authorized study of the sexual abuse of children in the German church, already widely reported on last week from [...]