“We should make human rights the key component of all migration and refugee policies:” this was the central message of the fourth annual Conference of European Churches Summer School on Human Rights, which took place in Italy this week.
07 July 2017
“We see expressions of hope in those multiple prayers and actions of European citizens that have supported the common good."
28 June 2017
The Anglican Alliance has joined a group of 20 Christian organisations in issuing a statement to mark World Refugee Day.
20 June 2017
The population of Kajo-Keji have been exiled to Uganda following the arrival of South Sudan's brutal civil war to the district.
12 April 2017
St Paul’s Cathedral in Bendigo, in the Australian state of Victoria, is displaying an artwork depicting crucified migrants in the run-up to Easter.
12 April 2017
Episcopal Migration Ministries – the refugee resettlement programme of the US-based Episcopal Church – is to cut its 31-member affiliate network by six next year. The move is because of changes in US immigration policy which will reduce the number of refugees resettling in the USA by more than half.
05 April 2017
The Church of Ireland’s Refugee Working Groups have launched a new resource on supporting asylum seekers and refugees in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
15 March 2017
Episcopal Migration Ministries, the refugee resettlement agency of the US-based Episcopal Church, is calling for support for its “Stand to Support Refugees” initiative: a fundraising campaign to maintain a strong, viable ministry network to welcome those fleeing war, violence and persecution.
14 March 2017
Archbishop Mouneer Hanna Anis, Primate of the Anglican Province of Jerusalem and the Middle East, has described President Trump’s decision to restrict entry to the United States from seven Muslim-majority nations as a “naive” solution based on “generalisation and discrimination.”
14 February 2017
The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he is shocked and saddened over a government decision to end a scheme to let unaccompanied migrant children in to the UK.
10 February 2017