Ethiopian Refugees Escape Violence

Ethiopian Refugees Escape Violence

  In November 2020, the Ethiopian government launched a military offensive aimed at a rebellious regional government. The ensuing violence has caused tens of thousands of Ethiopians to seek refuge in Sudan. The United Nations refugee agency has asked for $150...
Refugees “Graduate” to New Lives

Refugees “Graduate” to New Lives

Record Unemployment Fails to Dampen Ecuador’s Hospitality By: Kathleen M. Carroll This story was first featured in Comboni Missions Magazine Fall 2020 edition. Nearly 85 percent of Ecuadorans are in “precarious” jobs or without employment altogether, according to Al...
Supporting Our Missionaries in Refugee Camps

Supporting Our Missionaries in Refugee Camps

Sr. Lorena Ortiz, Comboni Missionary Sister is living in the refugee camps near Moyo, Uganda. Here is part of her story: We left South Sudan, Kajo Keji, where we were having a beautiful mission. The situation of instability and insecurity forced the population to flee...