Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS)

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Borgo S. Spirito 4,
00193 Roma,
Country: Italy
Region: Europe
UN Languages: English, Spanish, French
Other languages: Italian
  • Education
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Legal Assistance

  • Other:'Emergency assistance, health and nutrition, income generating activities and social services'
Short description:
The Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) is an international Catholic organisation with a mission to accompany, serve and defend the rights of refugees and forcibly displaced people. JRS undertakes services at national and regional levels with the support of an international office in Rome.
JRS programmes are found in over 50 countries, providing assistance to refugees in refugee camps, to people displaced within their own country, to asylum seekers in cities and those held in detention.
Other offices:
Region Countries Website Email
Europe Belgium Web:
Eastern Africa Kenya
Western Africa C├┤te d'Ivoire
Central and Southern Africa South Africa
Northern America United States of America
Latin America Venezuela
Southern and Eastern Asia India
Southern and Eastern Asia Thailand