Philippines: Strengthening the migrant ministry network

A group of 23 participants, Jesuits and collaborators, from 10 countries – Indonesia, Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, Vietnam and Cambodia – working with migrants and refugees in Asia Pacific conference gathered in Manila for a two day meeting from June 30 to July 1, to share their insights and ideas for co-operation among the migrant ministries within the Conference. The two-day meeting on “Migration, Religious Experience and Mission with Migrants in Asia”, was organized by the Loyola School of Theology and the Scalabrini Migration Center. This is the second time the migration network has met since migration was identified as a common priority for the Conference in July 2010. Read more…