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Press Contact Fr Eric Goeh-Akue SJ
Phone +39 06 69 868 468
Email eric.goeh-akue@jrs.net
Description JRS West Africa is one of 10 geographic regions of the Jesuit Refugee Service, an international Catholic organisation sponsored by the Society of Jesus.  The regional office in West Africa serves refugee and internally displaced people in Central African Republic (CAR), Chad and Côte d’Ivoire.  Services include:  education, skills training, vocational training and healthcare.  JRS supports the redevelopment of war-torn communities in these areas, including the reconstruction of schools and the reintegration of former child soliders.
Countries Burkina Faso
Central African Republic
Côte d’Ivoire