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Drought in PNG
Major emergency looming in PNG Mike Bourke, Australian National University For more than one million people across rural... Read More »
An Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Darfur, Sudan.
Return to Darfur – a blog by Caritas' Senior Humanitarian Programmes Coordinator Mark Mitchell Darfur has dropped out of the headlines but the situation continues to be one of ongoing internal... Read More »
Nepal earthquake response CGI
Monsoon challenges By Prakash Khadka, Caritas Nepal On Tuesday 30 June, the Sindhupalchowk relief distribution team... Read More »
Nepal earthquake medical care in Gorkha
Reaching remote villages in Nepal with medical care By Lilian Chan Madhu is a member of the Camillian Task Force, which is partnering with Caritas... Read More »
Training Hygiene Promoters in South Sudan.
Caritas supports people displaced by civil conflict in South Sudan Caritas has sent $150,000 to South Sudan where a humanitarian crisis has been unfolding since... Read More »
Warawara forest.
Warawara Forest stewardship Caritas has developed a new guide for teachers in ways to nurture kaitiakitanga (stewardship) of... Read More »
Peace in the Middle East Campaign
Caritas aids Iraqi minorities fleeing fighting Story courtesy of Caritas Internationalis Thousands of Iraqis have fled their homes to escape... Read More »
A little girl takes a drink from a refurbished tap in Auki, Solomon Islands.
Clean water – a fundamental human right Growing up in New Zealand fresh, clean, drinkable water was a seemingly endless resource. During... Read More »
A boy lights a candle in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
Bleak Christmas for Iraqi Christians Story courtesy of Caritas Internationalis “I’ve never been away from home for Christmas,” said... Read More »
Women wearing jewellery they have made themselves as part of thier own small business.
Proud to be a woman on International Women’s Day This International Women’s day Caritas programmes coordinator Anna Robertson reflects on the... Read More »
Mrs. Hou Sokvanny and her vegetable crops
Improving food security in Cambodia Caritas partner Development and Partnership in Action (DPA) report on how their Integrated... Read More »

 

 

 

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Mike Bourke, Australian National University For more than one million people across rural...
Darfur has dropped out of the headlines but the situation continues to be one of ongoing internal...
By Prakash Khadka, Caritas Nepal On Tuesday 30 June, the Sindhupalchowk relief distribution team...
By Lilian Chan Madhu is a member of the Camillian Task Force, which is partnering with Caritas...
Caritas has sent $150,000 to South Sudan where a humanitarian crisis has been unfolding since...

The Winter issue of Update looks at emergency work in Nepal and Vanuatu and development work in Cambodia. It also highlights our new resource for...

This month we gladly recieve the Pope's encyclical or letter on the environment, Laudato Si'. READ CARITAS COMPANIONS JUNE 2015

On 25 April a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, affecting millions of people across the country. It was the worst earthquake to hit the country...

In 2014 Caritas continued to work for social justice in our five strategic areas: reducing poverty, environmental justice, indigenous peoples, crisis...