Jude Simion

REACT Associate for Refugees and Displaced Peoples

06-Jude-300x287Jude Simion is the executive director of Integral Development Partners, an Australian-based collaborative effort that links individuals and organizations to initiatives for refugee communities and the wider church. He also works with the National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka (NCEASL) as a program consultant. Prior to that he was 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. In addition, through the Refugee Highway Partnership (RHP), he initiated the regional network launches of both South Asia and the South Pacific. He serves on the core leadership team of the RHP. He and his wife, Priscilla live in Sydney, Australia and have two boys. Contact Jude at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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