The Jesuit Conference of Africa and Madagascar (JCAM)made an unprecedented move and commitment to work together to accelerate social support … Read more

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LMA Youth plant trees

One in three Africans, 422 million people, live below the global poverty line. They represent more than 70 percent of … Read more

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 is Worsening Poverty in Africa

In the last three weeks or so, a common trend … Read more

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What is the link between Kasisi Agricultural Training Centre (KATC) and the Society of Jesus’s Universal Apostolic Preference (UAP) “caring … Read more

Tremendous efforts toward fostering the new Universal Apostolic Preferences (UAPs) of the Society of Jesus have been made by the … Read more

Pope Francis has declared, “Never have we so hurt and mistreated our common home as we have in the last … Read more

Pan-African youth leadership development

Africa is by far the world’s youngest continent, with a median age of only 18. Such … Read more

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It is often reported that globally there is notable progress in human development, especially when considering the changes in China … Read more

CJI’s 2019 spring & summer newsletter explores an economy of the common good and what it could mean for people … Read more

Tax avoidance and illicit financial flows deprive African countries of crucial resources needed for development — for health, education and … Read more

Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) has launched an emergency appeal in response to Cyclone Idai. We are coordinating our actions with … Read more

With deep sadness, Canadian Jesuits International shares news of the death of Father Victor-Luke Odhiambo SJ, who was murdered by … Read more

African young people today face many different challenges and circumstances. These engender both hope and hopelessness among them, depending on … Read more

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2018 Fall Newsletter

CJI’s fall 2018 newsletter celebrates the gifts of young people and examines ways to empower youth. It is available in … Read more

Canadian Jesuits International is providing the dispatches below to keep friends and supporters up-to-date on developments in South Sudan, particularly … Read more

CJI’s annual Youth 4 Others – Social Justice Day was held on April 24. This year’s theme was “Youth in … Read more

As the saying goes, when two elephants fight, it’s the grass that suffers. It isn’t an accident of nature or … Read more

2017 Fall Newsletter

The politics of famine is explored in the latest issue of CJI’s newsletter. It is available in PDF format here: … Read more

South Sudan: Education amid conflict and famine

Canadian Jesuits International is participating in an interfaith campaign called PRAY-GIVE-SPEAK OUT to … Read more

More than 20 million people in northeastern NIGERIA, SOMALIA, SOUTH SUDAN and YEMEN are experiencing severe food shortages and are … Read more

Fr Michael Schultheis SJ (1932 – 2017)

(For thanksgiving mass and memorial fund information, see below.)

Fr Michael Schultheis died … Read more

My name is Teddy, and I’ve been working for JRS in Kenya since February 2009. I am married, with three … Read more

Diaspora in mission

On 17 December 2016 Fr Agbonkhianmeghe Orobator SJ spoke on topic “Diaspora as Mission” at the Consolata Missionaries, in Etobicoke, … Read more

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The Regional Director of Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) in Eastern Africa, Fr Endashaw Debrework SJ, had a full agenda for … Read more

Nine people travelled to Zambia for three weeks in 2008 on a Social Justice Educational Study Tour organized by CJI. … Read more