Refugees

Gerard O’Connell November 16, 2018
"So many ordinary people are suffering,” said Father Cedric Prakash, S.J. He has spent the last three years working with the Jesuit Refugee Service in the Middle East and North Africa Region.
Sean Salai, S.J. November 05, 2018
Eduard Habsburg is a writer and diplomat who has served since 2015 as ambassador of Hungary to the Holy See and the Sovereign Order of Malta.
Michael J. O’Loughlin October 24, 2018
Vatican official says people must not succumb to fear mongering and realize that the challenge of migration today is solvable—but only if there is political will.
According to a new analysis by World Relief, the number of Christian refugees admitted to the U.S. dropped nearly 79 percent between fiscal years 2016 and 2018.
Migrants arrive July 17 on a makeshift boat to the tiny Mediterranean Island of Alboran, Spain. (CNS photo/Spanish Defense Ministry handout via Reuters) 
Gerard O’Connell October 05, 2018
Concern for migrants and refugees, many of who are young, took center stage at the Synod of Bishops.
Refugees from Cameroon in the Nigerian village of Agbokim with clothes donated by humanitarian organizations. (Shola Lawal)
Shola Lawal October 05, 2018
Thousands have fled Cameroon for Nigeria following a crackdown on protesters who say English-speaking regions have been marginalized by the nation’s French-speaking majority.