Philio (Australia) | Associate for Persecution and Forcibly Displaced People
Jude Simion is the CEO of BREAD, an Australian-based collaborative effort that links individuals and organizations to initiatives for refugee communities and the wider church. He also serves as coordinator of the World Evanlgelical Alliance’s Task Force n Refugees. He has worked with the National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka (NCEASL) as a program consultant, and as part of the NCEASL’s Senior Management team, responsible for program design and implementation in their work on refugees, persecuted church and peace building projects. He also was responsible for the Tsunami recovery projects through the Alliance Development Trust in Sri Lanka.
Jude has a background in business, advocacy and youth work having been involved in organizations and companies based or working in Norway, Kenya, South Africa, India, Bangladesh, Israel and Sri Lanka. He has been involved with and contributed to task groups in International forums and conferences with the MICAH Network, VIVA Network, and World Evangelical Alliance (WEA). In addition, through the Refugee Highway Partnership (RHP), he initiated the regional network launches of both South Asia and the South Pacific amd serves on the leadership team of the RHP. He and his wife, Priscilla live in Sydney, Australia and have two boys. Contact Jude at: [email protected].