Tag: Immigration Task Force

They wanted to bury us, but they didn’t know we were seeds

They wanted to bury us, but they didn’t know we were seeds

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.

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Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees

Building the Future with Migrants and Refugees

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.

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Webinar: A future that excludes no one

Webinar: A future that excludes no one

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.

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