Afghanistan

Herat

Community Learning Center

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Afghanistan

Herat Gibrael

Community Learning Center

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Afghanistan

Bamyan

Community Learning Center

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Chad

Guéréda

Community Learning Center

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Chad

Goz Beïda

Community Learning Center

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Jordan

Amman

Community Learning Center

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North Iraq

Khanke Camp

Community Learning Center

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North Iraq

Erbil

Community Learning Center

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North Iraq

Domiz

Community Learning Center

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Kenya

Kakuma

Community Learning Center

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Malawi

Dzaleka

Community Learning Center

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Myanmar

Taunggyi

Community Learning Center

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USA

Brooklyn, NY

Community Learning Center

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Sri Lanka

Mannar

Community Learning Center

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Sri Lanka

Vavuniya

Community Learning Center

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India

Madurai

Community Learning Center

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Burkina Faso

Ouagadougou

Center for Child Protection

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Ghana

Sunyani

Center for Child Protection

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Ghana

Tamale

Center for Child Protection

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Ivory Coast

Abidjan

Center for Child Protection

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Kenya

Nairobi

Center for Child Protection

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Kenya

Malindi

Center for Child Protection

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Togo

Lomé

Center for Child Protection

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India

Begumpet

Center for Child Protection

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India

Pune

Center for Child Protection

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Mexico

Mexico City

Center for Child Protection

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Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo

Center for Child Protection

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Canada

Ottawa

Center for Child Protection

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Argentina

Buenos Aires

Center for Child Protection

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Argentina

Salta

Center for Child Protection

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Argentina

Córdoba

Center for Child Protection

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Argentina

Mendoza

Center for Child Protection

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Chile

Santiago de Chile

Center for Child Protection

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Ecuador

Quito

Center for Child Protection

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Uruguay

Montevideo

Center for Child Protection

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Germany

Munich

Center for Child Protection

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Italy

Florence

Center for Child Protection

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Italy

Rome

Center for Child Protection

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Italy

Castel Gandolfo

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Where we are?

JWL Community Learning Centers

 

 

Herat HTI, Afghanistan

Herat Afghanistan

In local partnership with the Herat Technology Institue, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports a learning center located in Herat, Afghanistan. Most of the students at this learning center are local or from surrounding rural villages. JWL currently serves around 360 students in Herat.

Herat Gibrael, Afghanistan

Herat Gibrael, Afghanistan

In local partnership with the Herat Technology Institue, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports a learning center located in Herat Gibrael, Afghanistan. Most of the students at this learning center are local or from surrounding rural villages. JWL currently serves around 200 students in Herat Gibrael.

Bamyan, Afghanistan

Bamyan, Afghanistan

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in South Asia, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports a learning center located in Bamiyan, Afghanistan. Most of the students at this learning center are local or from surrounding rural villages. JWL currently serves around 850 students in Bamiyan.

Guéréda, Chad

Guéréda 

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in West Africa, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports a learning center in Guéréda which is located directly outside of Mile and Kounoungou Refugee Camps. A large portion of the displaced populations derives from Darfur and the Central African Republic. UNHCR estimates Mile's population to near 18,976 refugees, and Kounoungous's near 17,930 refugees. JWL currently serves around 120 students in Chad.

Goz Beïda, Chad

Goz Beïda

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in West Africa, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports two learning centers located in Goz Beïda directly outside of Djabal Refugee Camp. The Djabal camp currently hosts 20,859 refugees, this number was estimated by the UNHCR in 2016. A large of portion of the displaced populations derive from Darfur and the Central African Republic. JWL currently serves around 120 students in Chad. 
 

Amman, Jordan

Amman, Jordan

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in the Middle East and North Africa region, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports the learning center located in Amman, Jordan. After the conflict in Syria escalated and the site in Aleppo had to be closed, many refugees had to relocate in other camps. The site in Amman now hosts many of those who had to leave Aleppo. JWL currently serves around 430 students in Amman Jordan.

Khanke Camp, North Iraq

Khanke Camp, North Iraq
In partnership with Alind organization (a local NGO), JWL serves the learning center in Khanke, which is a refugee camp located in Duhok, Iraq. Khanke's population is made up mostly of internally displaced Iraqis. It is estimated that Khanke holds around 16,000 internally displaced Iraqis.  JWL currently serves around 120 students in Khanke camp.

Erbil, North Iraq

Erbil, North Iraq

JWL has added a new center in Northern Iraq located in Erbil. The diploma of liberal arts program will be offered with our local partner - the Catholic University of Erbil.

 

Domiz 1 Camp, North Iraq

Domiz 1 Camp, North Iraq

In partnership with Alind organization (a local NGO), JWL serves the learning center in Domiz 1, which is a refugee camp located in Duhok, Iraq with a population of over 26,000 Syrian refugees. JWL currently serves around 130 students in Domiz 1 camp. 

 

Kakuma, Kenya

Kakuma, Kenya

 

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Eastern Africa, JWL supports the learning center in Kakuma, Kenya. Initially established in 1992 to accommodate South Sudanese fleeing civil war, the Kakuma Refugee Camp has changed significantly in terms of its population and demographics. UNHCR reports there is currently an estimated population of 170,000 refugees and asylum seekers in Kakuma.

Kakuma has been at the forefront of offering tertiary education to refugees. Since 1998, the University of South Africa (UNISA) has enabled refugees to study through its postal-based distance learning programs.  Fees have been covered through JRS Scholarships with additional support in the form of some IT access, library facilities, examination supervision and practical issues such as the provision of lamps to enable study at night. After the Dadaab Camp was shut down by the government in 2016, the Kakuma Refugee Camp managed to remain open and continues to offer a tremendous support for refugees. JWL currently serves around 250 students in Kakuma.

 

Dzaleka, Malawi

Dzaleka, Malawi

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Southern Africa, JWL serves the learning center in Dzaleka, Malawi. Originally established in response to the conflict in Mozambique, the Dzaleka refugee camp has now existed for over 20 years. The camp supports approximately 28,000 refugees fleeing various conflicts in the Great Lakes Region southern and eastern Africa, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia, and Somalia. JWL currently serves around 400 students in Dzaleka.

 

Taunggyi, Myanmar

Taunggyi, Myanmar

In local partnership with the St. Aloysius Gonzaga English Language Institute (SAG) and the Jesuit Conference Asia Pacific, JWL supports the learning center in Taunggyi, Myanmar. This community learning center is located in a highly impoverished area impacted by recent wars and conflicts. Unlike other learning centers, this is not a refugee camp but a very rural city where many local people who have been forcibly displaced from their homes have the opportunity to come together and access a tertiary education. JWL Currently Serves around 12 students in Taunggyi.

 

Brooklyn, USA

Brooklyn, NY, USA

The JWL learning center is the lead in local partnership with Reconnect Brooklyn. Reconnect is a non-profit organization that has as mission to offer employment that leads to renewed engagement of education, training, and commitment to community leadership and service. In Brooklyn, 33% of residents live in poverty and 48% of children live under the poverty line. Currently, JWL serves 4 students in Brooklyn.

 

Mannar, Sri Lanka

Mannar, Sri Lanka

To create access to higher education in the rural parts of Sri Lanka, JWL partnered with the Jesuit Refugee Service in 2014 and began work in Mannar, in the north. JWL currently serves around 5 students in Mannar.

 

 

Vavuniya, Sri Lanka

Vavuniya, Sri Lanka

In local partnership with the Jesuit Refugee Service in South Asia, Jesuit Worldwide Learning supports a learning center in Vavuniya, Sri Lanka. JWL currently serves around 50 students in Vavuniya. 

Madurai, India

Madurai, India

Will open Summer 2017

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