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Growing the future – A Caritas Action for sustainable agriculture & livelihood

By Raymond Ton (National Director, Caritas PNG)

Caritas welcomes NZ ratification of Paris Agreement

Caritas has welcomed New Zealand’s ratification of the Paris Agreement on climate change, just a day after the Catholic social justice agency’s annual State of the Environment Report for Oceania ca

Caritas reports widespread hunger and thirst across the Pacific

Cases of children having to eat cassava roots softened with paracetamol and people dying from lack of food and clean water are among the examples of widespread hunger and thirst across the Pacific

Kiribati deep sea mining concerns

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand environmental research and advocacy skills have been called on by Bishop Paul Mea of Kiribati in considering the Catholic Church’s response to Deep Sea Mining policy an

State of the Environment for Oceania report considers impact of El Nino

On 4 October a new report is to be released which reveals the extent of suffering due to environmental changes in the Pacific.

Communities urged to ‘stand up for what’s right’ on migrant worker exploitation

In response to ongoing accounts of the unfair treatment of migrant workers in New Zealand, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is calling for communities to ‘stand up for what’s right’ and support this vu

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Tutu ana te puehu - Stirring up the dust