World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2022: Building the future together

14 September 2022|Photo Essay

On World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2022, Pope Francis reminds us to put the most vulnerable people at the center.Photo: Kristóf Hölvényi
JRS Malta Country Director, Katrine Camilleri, shares a laugh with a young resident of the Balluta Project Shelter (Photo: Kristóf Hölvényi).

Every year, on World Day of Migrants and Refugees, we follow Pope Francis’ guidance and frame our reflections and actions to envision a more just and inclusive society.

This years’ theme, “Building the future together with migrants and refugees”, highlights that we can only grow as a human family if we all grow together in peace and dignity.

To build a fairer and more inclusive future, we must start by recognizing and valuing migrants and refugees’ unique gifts and skills.

Download the photo essay to discover how we can create environments where our brothers and sisters use their talents to rebuild their lives and contribute to the common good.