Frequently words are not enough to explain the dramatic situations in which forcibly displaced persons live. This section tries to bring you closer to the lives of refugees through the presentation of audiovisual materials.

Defending the rights of refugees and the forcibly displaced

A vital part of the Jesuit Refugee Service mission is to defend the rights of refugees and migrants throughout the world. JRS advocates for just and generous policies and projects for the benefit of victims of forced displacement, so that those made vulnerable by exile can receive support and protection and durable solution to their plight can be achieved.

Businesswoman in Motion: Jeanette's tale

Tailor in Motion: Rebecca's tale

Dancer in Motion: Luwam's tale

Rapper in Motion: Alino's tale

Art Teacher in Motion: Mebrahtu's tale

Carpenter in Motion: Musa's tale

Emmylou Harris shines a light on refugee crisis

World Refugee Day 2016: Open Minds, Unlock Potential

South Sudan: Thirst to learn

South Sudan: investing in peace

South Sudan: education is protection