No bricks and mortar in Budget’s new housing spend
Friday, May 27, 2016 - 10:00
Despite Budget 2016 taking small steps to invest in the wellbeing of families and individuals, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand says there is a noticeable lack of investment in building new homes – an important requirement to ensure all families can f
Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand welcomes today’s Budget announcement of a long-overdue phase out of the two-for-one subsidy in the Emissions Trading Scheme allowing some businesses to pay one emissions unit for every two tonnes of pollution they emit
Preparedness key to weathering Cyclone Amos in Samoa
Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 14:45
Torrential rain, severe winds and pounding sea swells are expected for Samoa as Tropical Cyclone Amos draws near and squares its shoulders for a Category 4 assault, but many communities in the island nation are as prepared as possible.
Caritas challenges students and youth to spend 24-hours in solidarity with those less fortunate
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 14:30
A multi-sport challenge, a dance party/rally and a hikoi are just a few of the events being run by Catholic schools and youth groups around the country today and tomorrow to launch the annual Caritas Challenge.