National Migrant & Refugee Sunday
26th August 2018
Migrant and Refugee Sunday is a celebration of the dignity of people who are migrants and refugees and the contribution they have made to life in Australia. It is celebrated by the Churches together on or around the last Sunday of August each year.
Below are links to some resources that you may find useful:
• Pope Francis’ 3-minute video, with subtitles in each language, explains our basic response to migrants, asylum seekers, refugees and the displaced.
• 2018 Migrant and Refugee Kit – produced by the Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office (ACMRO) for the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and launched in Brisbane in June.
• More resources relating to migrants, refugees and cultural diversity are available on the Centre for Multicultural Pastoral Care website www.multiculturalcare.org.au