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Our primary mission is to accompany people at all stages of migration, especially those who are in one way or another forced to move or to flee.
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Migrants & Refugees 7h
Humanitarian aid in South Sudan: Sant'Egidio’s commitment to refugees and peace
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 7
Cardinal Hollerich pledged the closeness of EU’s Catholic Church “with Lebanese people, including the many refugees who escaped violence and were welcomed in fraternity by this generous country with a key role for peace in the Middle Eastern region”.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 6
Our Holy Father calls us to “care for our common home” reminding us to hear the cry of the earth as well as the cry of the poor. In his message for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees, the pope identifies climate change as a major driver of migration.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 6
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 5
Over 150 volunteers of the Community of Sant'Egidio will take turns to spend the summer with refugees on the Greek island of Lesvos ''so as not to forget and pave the way for a better future'', the Catholic charity said in a statement.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 5
JRS Croatia organised a training “Experiences, challenges and positive practices in the integration of persons from the Resettlement Programme”.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 4
MIND is a 3-year led by Caritas Austria with Caritas Europa in the co-lead and 10 further Caritas organisations all over Europe. It aims to create the same kind of awareness around migration and development to inspire youths to get active in this regard.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 4
JRS calls for international support to account for missing Yazidis
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 4
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 3
“The GFMD can make a real contribution to global migration governance if we do our homework and come up with innovative solutions, non-pre-cooked good practices, and concrete proposals to move forward,” Stéphane Jaquemet, Director of Policy at the ICMC.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 3
The coronavirus pandemic “opened our eyes to the peripheries in our midst,” specifically to the contribution of migrant workers in essential services such as health care, transportation, sanitation and agriculture, said Cardinal Michael Czerny.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 2
Zaina’s story illustrates what resilience means and how forced displacement as a result of armed conflict can throw a family into vulnerability. It also shows how the right assistance at the right moment can make a difference.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 2
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 2
Catholic sisters lead the way in the anti-trafficking movement
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 1
A new temporary mission of the Scalabrinian Missionary Sisters leaves for Lesbos. In collaboration with the Community of Sant’Egidio they will carry out a service of assistance to refugees who arrive on the Greek island.
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Migrants & Refugees Aug 1
The Bible invites us to remember and assume the spiritual status of the immigrant, because in this a mystery of grace is given and from it a path of wise justice unfolds.
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Migrants & Refugees Jul 31
Insufficient attention "was paid on the collateral damage of the ongoing pandemic, especially on migrants and informal workers, who are now more exposed to trafficking and exploitation," Caritas Internationalis said in joint statement with COATNET.
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Migrants & Refugees Jul 31
To create awareness, we’ve also produced a song in Hindi about the risks of and printed brochures and leaflets. is working with local communities, strengthening mechanisms like village child protection committees.
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Migrants & Refugees Jul 31
„Die Hoffnung ist der Antrieb, ‚gemeinsam unterwegs zu seinʼ, denn unterwegs ist man zu zweit: jene, die in unser Land kommen, und wir, die wir uns ihrem Herzen nähern, um sie zu verstehen.” Mit nach dem
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