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Migrants one year on from dismantling of Calais "jungle"

Migrants one year on from dismantling of Calais "jungle"

UK Bishops highlight plight of Calais migrants

04/12/2017 12:35

Two Bishops from the England and Scotland have written a joint statement voicing their concern over migrants who still remain in Calais, France and have called on the UK government to offer help.

 

Refugees holding their belongings wait to enter a bus after their arrival at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece.

Refugees holding their belongings wait to enter a bus after their arrival at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece.

Pope's message for 2018 World Day of Peace is released

24/11/2017 10:37

Pope Francis’ message for the celebration of the 2018 World Day of Peace was released on Friday during a press conference at the Holy See Press Office.

 

Pope Francis greets participants of the Conference on the role of Universities and educators in providing higher education to refugees and migrants

Pope Francis greets participants of the Conference on the role of Universities and educators in providing higher education to refugees and migrants

The University of the People transforming lives to build a better world

04/11/2017 19:36

One of the organizations represented at this week’s conference at the Pontifical Gregorian University on the role and the responsibility of universities and educators in offering help to the growing numbers of displaced people was The University of the People. 

 

Pope Francis addresses members of the International Federation of Catholic Universities

Pope Francis addresses members of the International Federation of Catholic Universities

Pope Francis highlights importance of education for migrants and refugees

04/11/2017 10:11

Pope Francis on Saturday addressed members of the International Federation of Catholic Universities at the conclusion of their conference entitled,  "Refugees and Migrants in a Globalized World: Responsibilities and Responses of Universities".

Fr. Eyobo with some of his family in front of his “bedroom” during the 2017 Easter holiday in the refugee camp

Fr. Eyobo with some of his family in front of his “bedroom” during the 2017 Easter holiday in the refugee camp

Fr. Eyobo: Priest and refugee

13/10/2017 14:23

Since all my family in South Sudan are now in a refugee camp in Uganda, I am also a refugee though technically not registered as one.

 

Pope Francis meets a group of migrants on Wednesday as he launched the Caritas 'Share the Journey' campaign

Pope Francis meets a group of migrants on Wednesday as he launched the Caritas 'Share the Journey' campaign

ICMC hails new campaign to welcome migrants and refugees

28/09/2017 17:26

The International Catholic MIgration Commission (ICMC) is among those wecoming the launch of a new Caritas Internationalis campaign to promote the integration of migrants and refugees