Refugees refer to settlements in the North of France as "Europe's worst refugee camps”.
in Grande-Synthe, numerous wild settlements remain and offer nothing but an uncertain future to migrants. These places are often referred to as “camps” or “jungle” and pointed out for their inhuman livingFind out more
Villa Aurora is an institution of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
and with high religious pluralism . Two factors have contributed to this: a substantial flow of migrants—mostly from the Mediterranean and Eastern Europe—and Italy's natural placement in the heart of theFind out more
Public Affairs and Religious Liberty director urges cooperation to confront forces working against the “full humanity” of women.
Previous symposiums have focused on issues such as religiously motivated violence, refugees and migrants, and humanitarian funding. Although usually held in person at the UN building in New YorkFind out more
ADRA AND THE ADVENTIST CHURCH TEAM UP IN HISTORIC COLLABORATION TO RESPOND TO THE GLOBAL COVID-19 CRISIS
ADRA used innovative ways to adapt or change existing projects and create new ones to support migrants, refugees and vulnerable populations during the pandemic. The initiatives totaling USD$339,000 ranged [...] Australia , ADRA provided food and counseling to more than 10,000 low income residents, migrant families and vulnerable international students who cannot access government benefits. MIDDLEFind out more
Venezuelans have become one of the largest groups of displaced people in the world.
refugees were spread across the world. The UNHCR said, in 2020, the Venezuelan refugee and migrant crisis should be considered the second largest on the planet, just behind that in Syria. In Venezuela [...] crisis is getting worse. There are already 1,809,872 people from this nation officially registered as migrants, refugees or displaced persons. José Fernando Molina and his family are typical examples of [...] that they were all going out together, hoping to reach their final destination together, when most migrant families let the head of the household go first. “I couldn't think of leaving my wife and childrenFind out more
ONCE A YEAR, THE SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH CALLS ON ITS MEMBERS TO REFLECT ON THE GRAVE SITUATION FACING REFUGEES AROUND THE WORLD.
hundreds of vessels, you may just spot a small inflatable boat crammed with people – refugees and migrants, who have paid large sums of money to people smugglers to help them cross into British waters.Find out more
acceptance into police service or, in the case of those serving longer, financing a university course. Migrants can be naturalised more quickly after completing their military service. Thus, it is not only theFind out more
ADRA HAS BEEN ON THE GROUND SINCE THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK AND HAS RESPONDED IMMEDIATELY TO HELP THE WORLD'S MOST NEEDY AREAS.
homeless and dozens of migrants in Brussels. ADRA Germany plans to run a COVID-19 clinic in Yemen and is involved in prevention work in Somalia. In France, 1,700 vulnerable families, migrants and refugees receiveFind out more
THE RELEASE OF THE 20TH ANNUAL REPORT ON INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM BY A US WATCHDOG AGENCY HIGHLIGHTS TROUBLING TRENDS, SAY ADVENTIST ADVOCATES.
which specifically excluded Muslims from a program designed to fast-track Indian citizenship for migrants from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan already residing in India. Maenza said this move by theFind out more
The Adventist Church and its agency, ADRA, make public appeal to help out of school children worldwide
One million signatures needed to ensure 262 million young people not in school receive quality and equitable education.
justice issues, including working with faith-based communities to champion support for refugees, migrants and displaced persons during World Refugee Day and World Refugee Sabbath. ADRA also supports “EndFind out more