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The 5th edition of the Social Weeks of the Catholic Church in Burkina Faso was held from April 8 to 12, 2013, at the National Center Cardinal Paul Zoungrana (CNCPZ) in Ouagadougou. The theme of the meeting was "The ethics of human rights and development in Burkina Faso: assessment and perspectives in the light of the Social Doctrine of the Church."

Under the patronage of Mrs. Julie Prudence Nigna / SOMDA, Minister of Human Rights and Promotion of civic, this edition saw the participation of 164 people.

Special guests were Dr. Marguerite Peeters, an expert on issues related to gender, and Msgr. Bernard Munono Muyembe, at the place of His Eminence Cardinal Turkson to represent the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace.

Author: Conf. Ep. Burkina-Faso