Tax Justice and Poverty

“Kenya and Zambia could survive without development aid if they could tax effectively and fairly what they earn in their countries.” Jesuit Missions Germany, the Jesuit Center for Theological Reflection (Lusaka,…

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Canada celebrates International Women’s Day

Canadian Jesuits International (CJI)  celebrated International Women’s Day this year by focusing on two of the projects they support, where women leaders are making major contributions to the transformation of women’s…

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Higher education for girls in Afghanistan

To mark International Women’s Day we look at a higher education programme for girls in Afghanistan from Jesuitenmission in Germany. Two out of three Afghan girls do not go to school, and only…

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Earthquake reconstruction in Nepal

The Xavier Network, has been supporting the Nepal Jesuit Social Institute (NJSI) since the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal in 2015. The most recent project in the earthquake rehabilitation and…

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Workers in a tea field, Darjeeling

The women fighting trafficking in India

Jesuit Missions’ Director, Paul Chitnis, meets women in India faced with poverty and exploitation.  Darjeeling, with its vast tea plantations nestling against the sloping foothills of the Himalayas, is a…

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