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The Fire in Moria Should “Serve as Wake-up Call”, Say Church Leaders and NGOs

Fire in Greek Refugee Camp Should “Serve as Wake-up Call”, Say Church Leaders and NGOs

The 8 September fires that destroyed the Moria refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos have left 13,000 people...
Civil Society Organizations Urge the US Administration to Admit 95,000 Refugees in Fiscal Year 2021

Civil Society Organizations Urge the US Administration to Admit 95,000 Refugees in Fiscal Year 2021

Over 180 civil society and faith-based organizations including the  International Catholic Migration Commission and its national member, the United States...
Veiled woman in street

Learning to Cope With Her Husband’s Mental Illness: the Story of Suhad

When Muneer began suffering from psychotic depression, his wife Suhad was not equipped to deal with the disease, protect their...
Migration: Partnerships as the Key to Alleviating the Ravages of COVID-19

Migration: Partnerships as the Key to Alleviating the Ravages of COVID-19

Even as the COVID-19 pandemic has halted most international travel, the Global Forum on Migration and Development is more important...
Women in Jordan

Between Resilience and Vulnerability: Zaina’s Story

Zaina’s story illustrates what resilience means and how forced displacement as a result of armed conflict can throw a family...
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Bringing People Together for World Refugee Day During COVID-19

Ahead of World Refugee Day on 20 June, ICMC Jordan invited refugees and locals to share their experiences during online...
ICMC Annual Report 2019: Celebrating at What We Accomplished Together

ICMC Annual Report 2019: Celebrating What We Accomplished Together

In 2019, the International Catholic Migration Commission worked and spoke in solidarity with migrants and refugees worldwide, providing them with...
Don’t Let Internally Displaced Persons Go Unseen, Faith-Based Organizations Plead 1

Don’t Let Internally Displaced Persons Go Unseen, Faith-Based Organizations Plead

On 20 June, World Refugee Day, ICMC and over 50 other faith-based organizations exhort world leaders, policymakers and people of...
The COVID-19 Pandemic

How ICMC Malaysia Is Reaching Refugees During the COVID-19 Lockdown

In Malaysia, the spread of the new coronavirus and subsequent lockdown have left many refugees more vulnerable than ever, both...
India: Bishops’ Conference Helps Feed Over 50,000 Migrant Workers During Lockdown 1

India: Bishops’ Conference Helps Feed Over 50,000 Migrant Workers During Lockdown

When India’s coronavirus lockdown left millions of migrant workers unemployed and hungry, the Conference of Catholic Bishops of India’s Commission...
Vatican Releases New Pastoral Orientations on Internally Displaced People 1

Vatican Releases New Pastoral Orientations on Internally Displaced People

Displacement of populations is at an all-time high worldwide. Among those forcibly displaced by conflict or by disasters are people...
Vaccines Against COVID-19 Must Be Accessible to All 1

Vaccines Against COVID-19 Must Be Accessible to All

Any COVID-19 vaccines to be developed over the coming months need to be made freely available to all people everywhere,...
ICMC Jordan Adapting Response Tactics and Delivery in the Times of COVID-19 2

ICMC Jordan Adapting Response Tactics and Delivery in the Times of COVID-19

Following Jordan’s nationwide coronavirus lockdown, ICMC staff have adapted their activities to continue to serve vulnerable Syrian refugees. ICMC Jordan’s...
A Public Health Crisis Does Not Allow Us to Let People Die, Say European Bishops 1

A Public Health Crisis Does Not Allow Us to Let People Die, Say European Bishops

The COVID-19 pandemic “should not be an excuse to let human beings die in the Mediterranean Sea,” said Fr. Barrios...
Humanitarian NGOs Call on Donors for Urgent and Systematic Response to COVID-19 1

How ICMC Is Responding to COVID-19 in the Field

The current global health crisis is having a significant impact on economic growth, social relationships and healthcare infrastructures. Its effect...

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