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Leaders Call on Biden to Address Root Causes of Migration from Central America

The Ignatian Solidarity Network has joined faith-based and civic groups and leaders, including Catholic and Episcopal Bishops from El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Mexico, and the U.S., calling on President-elect Biden to fundamentally change U.S. policy toward Central America to address the root causes of migration.
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Catholic Leaders Welcome Court Decision Reinstating DACA and Urge Congress to Act

"While we are pleased that the DACA program will be restored, we note that only legislation that provides a path to citizenship will give Dreamers and their families true security and the ability to fully thrive," said Bishop Mario E. Dorsonville,chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Migration.
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Jesuit Social Research Institute Issues Annual JustSouth Index

The Jesuit Social Research Institute annual JustSouth Index, which measures states in the Gulf South on measures of social justice, spotlights the vulnerability of the region’s population in this time of COVID.