Fleeing from Violence
JRS is compelled to walk with the caravan and to meet the needs of this extremely vulnerable population.
Andrea Villaseñor de la Vega, Director, JRS Mexico
JRS seeks to accompany, serve, and advocate the cause of refugees and other forcibly displaced people, that they may heal, learn, and determine their own future.
Reconciliation In a spirit of welcome and hospitality, JRS works to create a communal expression of social cohesion and acceptance of refugees within society.
Education JRS delivers quality education that fosters agency among forcibly displaced people, focused through the Global Education Initiative.
Livelihoods JRS provides innovative programs and opportunities focused on empowerment, self-reliance, and sustainability.
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