11 Nov, 2021

Inspired by St Ignatius, a prayer to reflect on the experience of refugees and our mission to accompany, serve, and advocate for them.

08 Oct, 2021

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.

informal tented settlement ( ITS) in Telyani area in Lebanon’s Bekaa vallety.
24 Jun, 2021

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.

Jesuit Refugee Service's 2020 annual report cover page
27 Apr, 2021

The theme for the 107th World Day of Migrants and Refugees, which takes place on 26 September, is “Towards an ever wider ‘we’.”

2021 World Day of Migrants and Refugees
21 Apr, 2021

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.

22 Feb, 2021

7 years after the ISIS launched a genocide against the Ezidi community in Sinjar, over thirty signatories ask to search for missing people.

Ezidi woman
12 Oct, 2020

Read the JRS annual report 2019 to learn how we served 811,884 refugees and forcibly displaced people around the world.

Cover of JRS's 2019 annual report: special needs students participate in an event in Kakuma refugee camp, Kenya.
05 May, 2020

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.

30 Apr, 2020

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.

DPs camp in Masisi, Democratic Republic of Congo. (Sergi Camara/Entreculturas)