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Malawi + 2 more

The First 1,000 Days: Life and Death

On October 6-17, Stephen M. Colecchi, director of USCCB’s Office of International Justice and Peace, traveled to Zambia, Malawi and Tanzania as part of an ecumenical delegation of Christian leaders sponsored by Bread for the World.…

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News and Press Release
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USCCB
Posted:
26 Oct 2011

South Africa + 1 more

Zimbabwe and South Africa Mission Trip - September 2009

From August 26-September 7, 2009, a delegation from Migration and Refugee Services of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (MRS/ USCCB) visited the nations of Zimbabwe and South Africa to examine the situation of refugees in those two countries,…

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Analysis
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USCCB
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Burundi + 5 more

Catholic Church resettles nearly 18,000 refugees in 2008

Largest Resettlement Effort in United States The Catholic Church resettled 17,823 refugees in 2008, through Migration and Refugee Services of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB/MRS) and its network of diocesan entities, representing 30 percent of the total refugees…

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News and Press Release
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USCCB
Posted:
26 May 2011

Sudan

U.S. bishop arrives in Sudan

WASHINGTON (August 2, 2004) - The chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops International Policy Committee arrived in Sudan yesterday to assess firsthand the dire humanitarian situation in the Darfur region. Bishop John H. Ricard, SSJ, of Pensacola-Tallahassee, will travel…

Format:
News and Press Release
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USCCB
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Burundi + 4 more

Recently Returned Bishops Offer Initial Recommendations on African Refugee Situation

WASHINGTON (September 5, 2000) -- Ending the violence, allowing greater access to the victims of conflict, and increasing foreign aid from wealthy nations are among the initial recommendations of two U.S. bishops who returned last week from a fact-finding…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
USCCB
Posted:
21 Mar 2011