As is tradition, a group of collaborators of Christus Muguerza Monterrey decided to meet in December to exchange gifts, but this year they decided to do it … with migrant children and teenagers!
Tag: Immigration Task Force
Solidarity without Borders
In the framework of the International Day of Migrants (December 18), SURGE and the Migrant, Immigrant and Refugee Network invite young people between 16 and 30 years to participate in the first edition of the short film contest #SolidarizArte Solidarity without Borders. Scan the QR code to access the contest rules.
El Salvador – a country where the wounds of the past seem not to have healed and where memories and fears of past decades (harassment of defenders and activists, criminalization of youth, the militarization of public security, imposition of capitalist development, privatization and exploitation of resources as the only way to “get ahead”) still prevail in the memory and daily life. Learning about the work and legacy of the Catholic Church in the country was energizing.
As a Network, most of our work is in collaboration with other actors- academics, churches, sisters, nonprofits, and shelters. It wouldn’t be possible otherwise.
Within the framework of the series of webinars “Advocacy: Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees”, we focus on the importance of advocacy and the work on the ground of Catholic sisters, non-profit organizations, and international organizations who work to welcome, protect, promote and integrate migrants, refugees and displaced persons in our communities.
During this World Refugee Day, we invite you to watch the third webinar held within the framework of the series of Webinars entitled: “Advocacy: Building the future with migrants and refugees”.
We invite you to watch the second webinar held within the framework of the series of Webinars entitled: “Advocacy: Building the future with migrants and refugees”.
Do you feel discouraged when you read about the obstacles and challenges that migrants and refugees face during their transit and upon arrival at their destination? Do you want to be part of a world where migrants and refugees are welcomed, protected and integrated?
Sunday, 25 September 2022 will mark the 108th World Day of Migrants and Refugees. The Holy Father has chosen to entitle his annual Message “Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees”. Building with means recognizing and promoting the role that migrants and refugees have to play in this work of construction, because only in this way will it be possible to build a world that ensures the conditions for the integral human development of all.