Working Papers

Written by:

SIHMA - Director Filippo Ferraro

Catholic teaching and interventions on the Global Compact on refugees and the global compact on safe orderly and regular migration

  At the forefront of the Catholic Church’s mission is the relieving of human suffering and enhancing human well-being on a large scale. A vital part of this mission is the effort to alleviate the pain, suffering, and exploitation faced by many migrants and refugees. Archbishop Buti Tlhagale, Bishop of Johannesburg addressed the Bishops of the Southern Africa Catholic Bishops Conference in February 2019 and called for an increased effort to stop the exploitation of migrants...