Jesuit Refugee Service

Limerick leading the way

October 4, 2018

Eugene Quinn of the Jesuit Refugee Service, is author of a integration plan for Limerick city, launched by President Michael D Higgins

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Giving refugees an ordinary life

September 27, 2018

Michael Smith SJ spoke with Pat Coyle about his work as JRS representative for 184,000 students from around the world

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JRS Report: “Unprecedented displacement” in 2017

September 12, 2018

In 2017 the Jesuit Refugee Service served more than 630,000 people throughout the 52 countries in which they operate, according to their 2017 Annual Report

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Unleashing the Spirit of communal discernment

August 7, 2018

Fr Michael Smith SJ, International Education Officer for JRS, speaks with Pat Coyle about the dynamic process of communal discernment in its historical and contemporary context

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JRS forced to suspend work in Sudan

August 1, 2018

A Jesuit Refugee Service centre in South Sudan headed up by Tony O'Riordan SJ, has come under targeted, violent attack

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Irish Jesuit in South Sudan

May 23, 2018

Tony O'Riordan SJ reports on his work and cross-cultural learning as leader of the Jesuit Refugee Service team in Maban, South Sudan

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A safe space for asylum seekers

September 13, 2017

There's been a very positive response from asylum seekers to Seomra Fáilte, a multi-purpose resource centre where they can adapt to their new surroundings

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Prophetic boldness needed in refugee crisis

May 17, 2017

Jesuit educators were urged to action at a recent seminar for refugees at the Emmaus Centre in Swords, Dublin

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A light of hope in Aleppo

December 20, 2016

The Jesuits in Aleppo are bringing food and comfort to the people who are still suffering dreadfully

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Serving need not creed

audio June 8, 2016

Michael Zammit SJ recently met the Jesuit Refugee staff who cook meals for eight thousand people every day, in Aleppo, Syria.

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