Speakers 2013

Father Nicolas Buttet

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Nicolas Buttet is of Swiss origin. After studying law, he completed an internship as a lawyer. He was elected as a deputy in Valais (Switzerland) and Secretary of the Christian Democrat parliamentary group in the Swiss parliament. At the academic level, Nicolas Buttet was an assistant in Sociology at the University of Geneva. He teaches in several academic programs and Master’s degree courses in Switzerland, Belgium, France, Canada.
He worked in the Vatican with Cardinal Roger Etchegaray in the Ministry of Justice and Peace. He was the initiator of the European Institute of Anthropological Studies, Philanthropos (CH). He is also Deputy Chairman of the Ecophilos foundation. Nicolas Buttet, as a catholic priest, is responsible for a religious community: Eucharistein