The first case of COVID-19 in Africa was recorded in Egypt in February. The spread of the virus was slow … Read more

It seems right now in Kenya (and in fact across the entire Eastern African region), people are more scared about … Read more

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Thank you Hadas and Robert 

Suddenly and abruptly, you both had to leave us at the Kakuma Refugee Camp due … Read more

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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

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

The importance of education cannot be overstated, and most people would agree that education is a fundamental right and a … Read more

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