Of the more than 5.6 million Syrians who escaped war in their country, more than one million found safety in Jordan, where they face many challenges. In the following interview, Protection Field Manager Amira Kalboneh explains how ICMC Jordan works to respond to the needs of Syrian refugees and hosting communities.
Jane Bloom has headed ICMC’s U.S. office for the past 12 years. Recently retired, in the following interview she evokes the delight she experienced in her work, how the people she helped inspired her and her advice to Catholic organizations working with migrants and refugees.
From providing humanitarian aid and protection services to advocating at international fora to building civil society and Church partnerships, ICMC’s work spans a broad range of activities across the world. Its Annual Report 2017 offers an overview of what ICMC achieved during the year together with its partners, donors, supporters and staff.