US - Mario Serrano, SJ honoured for work with Stateless Dominicans
On June 19, the eve of the United Nations' World Refugee Day, Mario Serrano, SJ was honoured with the Second Annual Fr. Gerald Chojnacki, SJ Faith and Justice Award. Fr. Serrano was honored for his dedication to organizing and providing legal assistance to Dominican-born persons of Haitian descent, a group recently threatened with statelessness due to a Dominican Constitutional Court decision in late 2013. Read more...