Victor Reyes is the Communications Coordinator at Canadian Jesuits International.
Affirming hope for a just future

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Giving Tuesday

Canadian Jesuits International has a brand new logo, newsletter name and design, and new website. Our new look embodies CJI’s … Read more

Last June 25, CJI presented A cry from the Amazon: Indigenous communities threatened by COVID-19, a webinar with Fr Alfredo … Read more

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Fr Xavier Jeyaraj SJ talks about the alarming transformation of democracy in the world with the election of authoritarian regimes … Read more

JRS Colombia has been accompanying forcibly displaced people and local host communities in the municipality of Barrancabermeja for over 25 … Read more

South Sudan, Africa’s youngest nation, was “beaten, stripped and left half-dead” by the impact of over fifty years of violent … Read more

Food distribution to migrant workers in Gaunaha, Bihar, India.

India has been severely impacted by COVID-19. Marginalized communities are disproportionately affected and are suffering immensely. Canadian Jesuits International hosted … Read more

Les jésuites de Beyrouth ont immédiatement répondu à l’explosion massive qui a secoué la ville le 4 août 2020.  Plus … Read more

The Jesuits in Beirut have immediately responded to the massive explosion which shook the city on August 4, 2020. More … Read more

Canadian Jesuits International supports the #V4 Migrants Campaign (We for Migrants). This campaign is an initiative of the Jesuit Conference … Read more

As South America emerges as a new epicenter for COVID-19, marginalized communities are disproportionately impacted. Canadian Jesuits International hosted a … Read more

Last May 14, the Canadian Network for Corporate Accountability (CNCA) held a webinar on “Minding our own business: How to … Read more

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Fr Stanislaus Jebamalai SJ (Sannybhai), National Coordinator of Lok Manch in India, visited Canada in February for a series of … Read more

JUST Change Advocacy Symposium

Canadian Jesuits International brought together secondary and postsecondary students from across Canada from February 9 to 11, to learn about … Read more

Camp protest

Last January 21-22, CJI attended a Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) strategic planning meeting in Ottawa. Representing CJI were … Read more

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CJI continues to adapt to the fluidity of our new normal. We work remotely as we try to always be … Read more

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Students at St Mary High School

St Mary Catholic Secondary School held their annual Multicultural Night last February 24 on the school grounds in Pickering, Ontario. … Read more

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Fr Nawras Sammour SJ, Regional Director of the Jesuit Refugee Service Middle East and North Africa (JRS MENA), talks about … Read more

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The effects of the pandemic on forced migration in Central America, Mexico and the USA

By Rafael Moreno SJ

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2020 Fall Newsletter

Towards a fair and equal society: Women take the lead

By Roxana Dulón Gonzáles PhD

Twenty years into the new … Read more

Caring for “Our common home”: Reflections from the Amazon

By Alfredo Ferro Medina SJ

The Amazon, part of our “Common … Read more

Lok Manch community awareness meeting on basic rights.
Lok Manch: The power of collective action

By Stanislaus Jebamalai SJ

Access to quality education, health and other basic services … Read more

The Universal Apostolic Preferences: A vision for the future

By Xavier Jeyaraj SJ

The Universal Apostolic Preferences (UAPs) are the … Read more

Donate Now!

“How difficult it is to stay at home for those who live in tiny, ramshackle dwellings, or for … Read more

“Peace be with you.” These were the first words Jesus said to the disciples after His Resurrection. They were hiding, … Read more

Last June I had the privilege to participate in the general assembly of COMPARTE in Guadalajara, Mexico. The meeting brought … Read more

Education and health are basic human rights that remain inaccessible to many people living in the Global South. CJI supports … Read more

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Human Rights

CJI stands in solidarity with our partners in the promotion of peace and the defence of human rights. Through advocacy, … Read more

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There are about 71 million refugees and internally displaced people worldwide. CJI supports its partners who accompany, serve and advocate … Read more

Sustainable agriculture and a dependable source of income help communities break free from poverty, promote self-reliance and dignity and empower … Read more

The education and advocacy programs of CJI seek to raise awareness of Canadians and encourage them to advocate for international … Read more

Meet the CJI staff

From left to right: Victor Reyes (Communications Coordinator), Lena Balkaran (Donor Relations Coordinator), Aroni Anirban (Office Administrator), Jenny Cafiso (Director), … Read more

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Last November 4-8, 2019, Jesuit organizations from all over the world came together in Rome to celebrate the Golden Jubilee … Read more

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Last December 12, 2019, CJI held a benefit concert featuring Juno winner Steve Bell at Knox Presbyterian Church in Toronto. … Read more

A memorial service was held at Rene Goupil House in Pickering on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 2:30 pm. 

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Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) held two Youth 4 Others – Social Justice Days in November, 2019. The first session was … Read more

The Jesuits of Canada have sent a letter to the Government of Canada urging it to take action against the … Read more

“Amazonia: Care for our common home”

Year: 2019 Production: Xavier Network Theme: Education and Livelihood Support

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Video: Comparte


Year: 2019 Production: Comparte Theme: Sustainable Agriculture, Education and Livelihood Support

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“On them light has shined.”

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Community Assemby in Chiapas, Mexico

From November until early December, Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) is raising awareness and funds for its Giving Tuesday campaign called … Read more

After an extensive consultation and discernment process involving Jesuits and lay people, the Society of Jesus has selected four Universal … Read more

“What is God calling us to today?” This was the central question delegates to the annual assembly of the Social … Read more

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Representatives of the Comparte network held their annual regional meeting in Mexico, from June 7 to 11, 2019. Comparte (meaning … Read more

Pieter Niemeyer speaking at a Co-op Mission

Mission Co-op

In July 2019, CJI participated in the Mission Co-op program of the Archdiocese of Toronto. At masses on July 13–14, … Read more

Cardinal Czerny!

CJI is delighted that Canadian Jesuit Fr Michael Czerny has been made a cardinal by Pope Francis. Fr Michael has … Read more

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JRS visitors

Fr Tom Smolich, International Director of the Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS), was in Toronto for a series of meetings, July … Read more

Do you have a passion for social, economic and ecological justice? Then join Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) on a learning … Read more

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JUST Communities

JUST Communities is Canadian Jesuits International’s (CJI) Giving Tuesday campaign for 2019. It highlights the work of our community partners … Read more

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JUST Communities

JUST Communities is the Canadian Jesuits International’s (CJI) Giving Tuesday campaign for 2019. It highlights the work of our community … Read more

Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) has joined over forty non-governmental, labour and faith-based groups from across Canada in denouncing the escalating … Read more

CJI News

Xavier Network meeting The Xavier Network (XN), of which CJI is a member, met in Nuremberg, Germany, in early March… Read more

On 25 April 2019, the sixth annual Youth 4 Others (Y4O) Social Justice Day was held in Toronto. It was … Read more

On 26 March, Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) organized a public event in Toronto on the topic “Africa: Tax justice and … Read more

Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) chose Bridging Borders as the theme of its Giving Tuesday campaign in November 2018. The inspiration … Read more

“Africa does not need aid, it needs a just economic and financial system.” With these words Fr Charles Chilufya SJ … Read more

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