Millions have fled Venezuela, which has been in economic and social crisis since 2015.
A CRS program helps teen refugees gain study and life skills while they complete their schooling.
Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in record numbers are escaping violence, abject poverty, climate degradation, and lost livelihoods. They want only to find a safe place to regroup and rebuild and hopefully someday return to their countries or find a new place to call home.
Fire can spread quickly in a displaced persons camp, so CRS worked with the people best suited to be first responders.
World Refugee Day is June 20. Prepare with these resources that can help communities of faith pray, learn, act and give to support refugees in need.
"Right now, Venezuela’s most poor and vulnerable are the ones who are coming, and they do not have the means to pay for a passport, nor do they have the means to buy an airline ticket to be able to leave."
Unemployment and climate change among factors pushing people toward making dangerous decisions in hope of a better life.
Celebrate the month of Mary throughout May with these reflections on each of the Joyful Mysteries which include a story of refugees today in the Middle East, where the Holy Family was from.
A project in Bihar, India, works with families to prevent children from leaving home to go to work.
Here are 10 things in your home that have a climate change connection - some things cause global warming, others are impacted by it - and ways you can make a difference.