Our Recent Press Releases

Sign up for our newsletter and stay on top of everything we're doing for the world.

Participation of SIMN at the XXXII International Conference: Addressing Global Health Disparities

NOV 17 2017 by SIMN
0

The main objective of XXXIII International Conference is to inform, to know, and to act on the inequality of health care across the world.

Vatican City, November 17, 2017 - The Scalabrini International Migration Network (SIMN), represented by the Executive Director, Fr. Leonir Chiarello, and the Director of Development and Fundraising, Patrick Gage, are taking part in the XXXII International Conference organized by the International Confederation of Catholic Health-Care Institutions (CIISAC) and the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. With the title "Addressing Global Health Disparities," the event is taking place from November 16 to 18, 2017. The Conference is focus on health care gaps across the globe, including those faced by migrants and refugees. A number of important stakeholders are attending, including Ascension, the Gates Foundation, Caritas and different health care providers from five continents.

Read More

SIMN Participated in the II Conference on Migration in the Caribbean

NOV 17 2017 by SIMN
0

The objective of the conference was to combine theological, ecclesiological and pastoral reflection on the regional migration phenomenon in the Caribbean, from an ecumenical perspective.

Port-au-Prince, Haiti, November 17, 2017 - Between November 13 and 15, 2017, in Port-au-Prince, the II Ecumenical Conference on Migration in the Caribbean was held, with the motto: SEEING OURSELVES ON THE FACE OF THE MIGRANT. Approximately 60 people from several countries of Central America and the Caribbean participated, including different religious denominations and civil society institutions.

Read More

SIMN participó en II Conferencia sobre Migraciones en el Caribe

NOV 17 2017 by SIMN
0

El objetivo de la conferencia fue conjugar la reflexión teológica, eclesiológica y pastoral sobre el fenómeno migratorio regional en el Caribe, desde una mirada ecuménica.

Port-au-Prince, Haití, 17 de noviembre de 2017 - Entre los días 13 y 15 de noviembre de 2017, en Port-au-Prince, se realizó la II Conferencia Ecuménica sobre Migraciones en el Caribe, con el Lema: VERNOS EN EL ROSTRO DEL MIGRANTE. Participaron cerca de 60 personas de varios países de América Central y el Caribe, incluyendo diferentes denominaciones religiosas e instituciones de la sociedad civil.

Read More

Meeting of Directors of the Casas del Migrante in South America

NOV 09 2017 by SIMN
0

Lima, Peru, November 9, 2017 - Between November 7 and 9, 2017, the Meeting of Directors of the Scalabrinian Casas del Migrante of the countries of South America took place at the Hermasie Paget Spirituality House, located in San Isidro-Lima.

The Executive Director and the Deputy Director of SIMN, as well as the Directors of the Casas del Migrante of Chile, Paraguay, Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil and Peru as host, attended the meeting. The objective of this meeting was to evaluate the results and impacts of some support projects that the Scalabrini Network of Casas del Migrante and Centers in South America received in the last three years, and to project new perspectives of work and collaboration with international organizations, government agencies and organizations of civil society to face the current challenges of migration in the region.

Read More