Jesuit Refugee Service Malta

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No Giving Up: stories of unfinished journeys
15/05/2015: No Giving Up: stories of unfinished journeys

JRS (Malta) launches publication on the experience of Somali women seeking asylum in Malta
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Integration in Action
08/05/2015: Integration in Action

In 2015, JRS Malta once again embarked on a school outreach project, titled Integration in Action.
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Mrs. Schadt visits JRS Offices
08/05/2015: Mrs. Schadt visits JRS Offices

On April 30th Fr. Mark Cachia welcomed Mrs. Daniela Schadt, the German President’s partner to the JRS offices in Birkirkara.
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Dr. Katrine Camilleri awarded Human Dignity Award
29/04/2015: Dr. Katrine Camilleri awarded Human Dignity Award

Maltese lawyer and director of the Jesuit Refugee Service in Malta, Dr. Katrine Camilleri is one of three winners of the Roland Berger Human Digity Award.
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The Jesuit Refugee Service in Malta seeks to accompany, serve and defend the rights of asylum seekers and forcibly displaced persons who arrive in Malta. Each arrival's story bears witness to traumatised, disrupted pasts but also to a remarkable will to survive against all odds.
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Our missionOur mission

The Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) is an international Catholic organisation with a mission to accompany, serve and advocate on behalf of refugees and other forcibly displaced persons.
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Our founderOur founder

Fr. Pedro Arrupe founded the Jesuit Refugee Service on the 14th of November 1980, in response to the human tragedy of refugees.
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The Message

Serve, accompany, advocate: the three words are the programme of work for Jesuits and their collaborators. Serve To serve means to welcome people who arrive here with care; it means to bend down to one in need and to extend your hand to him, wi...
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