Inspired by St Ignatius, a prayer to reflect on the experience of refugees and our mission to accompany, serve, and advocate for them.
As unprecedented economic crises unfold in Syria and Lebanon, JRS MENA witnesses the heavy toll of poverty on the mental health of those we serve.
The 2020 Annual Report reminds us all of the hope and resilience of the people we serve, and the dedication and commitment of our donors and team members worldwide.
The theme for the 107th World Day of Migrants and Refugees, which takes place on 26 September, is “Towards an ever wider ‘we’.”
The climate crisis has a very human face. It is already a reality for multitudes of vulnerable people worldwide. The Catholic Church shows a warm pastoral care for those who have been displaced from their homes by its effects.
7 years after the ISIS launched a genocide against the Ezidi community in Sinjar, over thirty signatories ask to search for missing people.
Read the JRS annual report 2019 to learn how we served 811,884 refugees and forcibly displaced people around the world.
The “Pastoral Orientations on Internally Displaced People” offer practical suggestions for local Churches affected by forced displacement and identifies pastoral practices which can be carried out and renewed.
The basis of JRS’s advocacy work is our service to the people we accompany. Here is a list of regions, countries, and projects where JRS serves IDPs, the major protection risks and needs for each population, and how JRS is working to meet those needs.