Archive for January, 2016

JRS awarded 2016 Scanlon Foundation Grant

22nd January 2016

“This grant will allow us to build capacity of our programs for improving physical health and mental wellbeing for asylum seekers, as well as help their interaction with the local community through our Communities Connect space.”

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JRS expands refugee services in Thailand

20th January 2016

JRS Thailand saw a 300 percent increase in the projected number of refugees in need of emergency assistance.

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Vatican City: Pope Francis speaks out for World Day of Migrants and Refugees

14th January 2016

Refugees and migrants are “people whose dignity is to be protected and who are capable of contributing to progress and the general welfare.”

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