Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS)
|ECOSOC Status:||Special Consultative|
|Type:||NGO working on Crime|
|Address:||Borgo S. Spirito 4,
|UN Languages:||English, Spanish, French|
Other:'Emergency assistance, health and nutrition, income generating activities and social services'
|| 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.