Lead the Way on Migration

Conflict and persecution around the globe have forced millions of individuals to flee for their lives. More than 70 million people are displaced globally and are seeking asylum or safe shelter within their own country or other countries. In overcrowded refugee settlements, it’s nearly impossible to social distance, making these communities more vulnerable to the spread of COVID-19.

CRS believes all people deserve safe housing, basic healthcare, and necessities like soap and clean water. We’re leading the way in providing refugees with lifesaving basic necessities such as food, water and shelter. Together, we can do even more. We can—and must—do more.

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Para migrantes y refugiados

For migrants and refugees


Prayer Resources

Encounter our migrant and refugee sisters and brothers through Scripture, photos and video in this self-guided reflection.

Sal al encuentro de nuestros hermanos en situación de movilidad con esta reflexión autoguiada que incluye pasajes bíblicos y videos.

Lift up the displaced members of our global family and pray that we may act to advance social justice around the world.

Oremos por los miembros desplazados de nuestra familia humana y para que todos trabajemos a favor de la justicia y paz en el mundo.

Reflect with your community on the international migration crisis and take action to support migrants and refugees around the world.

Reflexiona con tu comunidad sobre el hambre en el mundo y qué medidas pueden tomar para apoyar a quienes sufren hambre y desnutrición.


Stories

COVID-19’s Impact on Migrants and Refugees

El Impacto de COVID-19 en los Refugiados y Migrantes

Annet's Story: A Safe Refugee Settlement in Uganda

La historia de Annet: Un refugio seguro en Uganda

Majd's Story: Continuing Education in Iraq

Innumerables familias se han visto obligadas a huir de sus hogares debido a la violencia en Irak.

Carmen's Story: Speaking from the Heart in the US

La historia de Carmen: Hablando desde el corazón en los Estados Unidos

Soraya's Story: Safe Spaces Heal Trauma in the Philippines

La historia de Soraya: Los espacios seguros brindan sanación en Filipinas

Carlos' Story: Changes in Climate Force Migration in Guatemala

La historia de Carlos: Cambios climáticos fuerzan la migración en Guatemala


Academic and Deeper Learning Resources

View all 5 Migration Academic Resources along with Learning Goals, Additional Resources, Discussion Questions and Action Opportunities

Meeting the Challenges of the World's Refugee Crisis

Coping with COVID-19 and Migration Pressure in Senegal

Helping Refugees Integrate into Society: Spotlight from Bulgaria

Peace in the Sahel: CRS Policy Recommendations for the US Government

Making sense of refugee support using narratives to evaluate a program to protect and integrate refugees in Ecuador


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