JRS joins people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan in welcoming Pope Francis on his upcoming papal visit. IDPs walking ot the camp (Sergi Camara)

Pope Francis’ papal visit to the DRC and South Sudan

JRS joins people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan in welcoming Pope Francis on his 40th Apostolic Journey. May his visit bring opportunities for dialogue, peace, and reconciliation.

Our Mission

JRS seeks to accompany, serve, and advocate the cause of refugees and other forcibly displaced people, that they may heal, learn and determine their own future.

JRS's response to the Ukraine crisis

JRS and the Society of Jesus have been mobilising resources and providing support to displaced people in Ukraine and in neighbouring countries. Learn more.