Mapping Migration, Mapping Churches’ Responses in Europe
Through migration, minority churches in some countries are growing. The current study Mapping Migration, Mapping Churches’ Responses in Europe, Being Church Together attempts to provide information on actual immigration and emigration figures for twenty‐two European countries, and seeks to identify the diversity of Christian presence.
Justice for Roma and Sinti : a challenge for churches
About 35 people gathered in Budapest, Hungary, from 9-11 March 2020 to reflect on the issue of Roma and Sinti discrimination with a particular focus on the role of churches. The event had valuable contributions from Roma/Sinti participants within the churches and acknowledged the richness of sharing together. The conference encouraged churches to consider how to more positively promote the visibility and inclusion of Roma/Sinti. Please read the full report…
“Christian group” comments on the proposed EU Asylum and Migration Pact
CCME in a coalition of 8 Christian organisations has published 5 comment papers on the proposals for the EU Asylum and Migration Pact.
Please find underneath the reactions on:
– The pact in general
– Proposals on pre entry screening and border procedures
– Return and readmission
– Search and rescue & criminalisation of solidarity
Message of CCME Moderator Prof Goos Minderman on the occasion of International Migrants Day 2020
Today is the UN Migrants day. We pay express our commitment towards people on the move: refugees, labour migrants, students and many others. All of them leaving their own habitat to contribute or built to a better world, for themselves and so many others. Taking initiative, looking ahead. Migration is never easy. It always means leaving behind what is your own and …..Read More
Effective 25 May 2018
The Churches Commission for Migrants in Europe gathers data about individuals that is publicly available, freely provided by that individual, or obtains direct consent for its collection.
Churches’ Commission for Migrants in Europe (CCME) – Ecumenical Centre
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Dr. Torsten Moritz
Executive Secretary :
Ms Shari Brown
Office & Data Protection Manager :
Mr. Emmanuel Kabalisa