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Asia Pacific - Puskat Film Festival gains momentum with environment theme
(Jan-2017) 
 

Africa - Message on World AIDS day
(Jan-2017) 
 

Europe - "Working Notes" publishes a response to the SJES report "Justice in the Global Economy"
(Jan-2017) 
 

USA - Jesuit Parishes Urged to Respond to Plight of Refugee Families
(Jan-2017) 
 

South Asia - Lok Manch defending the rights of the poor
(Dec-2016) 
 

Global - Survey for Justice in Mining network
(Dec-2016) 
 

Latin America - Jesuit institutions awarded for the defense of human rights
(Dec-2016) 
 

Europe - Higher Education for Social Transformation
(Dec-2016) 
 

Europe - Limits to mineral imports from countries in conflict
(Dec-2016) 
 

USA - Standing with immigrant students and families
(Dec-2016) 
 

Australia - Jesuit Mission Australia provides aid in flood-ravaged Vietnam
(Dec-2016) 
 

Portugal - First Global Citizenship and Integral Ecology meeting
(Dec-2016) 
 

Global - Responding through reconciliation
(Dec-2016) 
 

Global - Pope Francis meets Popular Movements in Rome
(Nov-2016) 
 

Haiti - Responding to the victims of Matthieu hurricane
(Nov-2016) 
 

Canada - Commitment to Fossil Fuel Divestment
(Nov-2016) 
 

Global - GIAN Right to Education core group meeting
(Nov-2016) 
 

Latin America - Meeting of University Social Responsibility network
(Nov-2016) 
 

USA - Ignatian Teach-In 2016
(Nov-2016) 
 

Latin America - XLVI International Congress of Fe y Alegría
(Nov-2016) 
 

USA - Fr. James Martin, SJ, building bridges with the LGBT Community
(Nov-2016) 
 

Nepal - Rebuilding from the rubble
(Nov-2016) 
 

Bukavu - 20th Anniversary of the death of Arch. Christophe Munzihirwa SJ
(Nov-2016) 
 

Rome - Pope prays in November for refugees and displaced people
(Nov-2016) 
 

Global - The Potential of Jesuit Networking
(Oct-2016) 
 

Global - Laudato Si' and the Path to COP22 Marrakech
(Oct-2016) 
 

Global - A campaign for Conflict-free technology
(Oct-2016) 
 

Global - Jesuit work in the environment
(Oct-2016) 
 

Africa - Addressing Leadership and Governance Deficit in Africa
(Oct-2016) 
 

France - Welcoming migrants
(Oct-2016) 
 

United Kingdom - Promoting the transition to low-carbon economy
(Oct-2016) 
 

Japan and Korea - Confronting ethnic reconciliation
(Oct-2016) 
 

Asia Pacific - Flights for Forests
(Oct-2016) 
 

USA - Undocumented Students Find a Home at Saint Peter's University
(Oct-2016) 
 

Asia Pacific - In Motion, videos on refugee stories
(Oct-2016) 
 

Kinshasa - Meeting of the African social apostolate coordinators
(Sep-2016) 
 

 

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Australia - Jesuit Mission Australia provides aid in flood-ravaged Vietnam

(Dec-2016)

Jesuit Mission Australia is working with local Catholic Church groups to provide urgent emergency response to families affected by severe floods in Central Vietnam. Over 600,000 people have been directly affected by the floods, with an estimated 100,000 houses fully submerged. The torrential rains started on October 13, causing some of the worst floods ever experienced in several provinces. It is believed that water discharged by two large hydropower dams the next day, without adequate warning to communities already battling the heavy rains, added to the severity. Read more ...