About Caritas InternationalisCaritas Internationalis is the global confederation of 165 Catholic organisations working on behalf of the poor. It is the arm through which the Church delivers its moral mission to help the most vulnerable and excluded people, whatever their religion or race.
December 4, 2015
November 30, 2015
By Caritas Internationalis|24 November 2015|Caritas and CIDSE say that the UN climate summit in Paris (COP21) needs to respond to the urgency of dangerous climate change but also serve as a milestone for creating a unified vision for the future of humanity leaving no one behind.
By Caritas Internationalis|24 November 2015|Caritas is appealing for funds help build farmers’ and communties’ resilience to drought in response to food shortages in Ethiopia.
By Caritas Internationalis|24 November 2015|Without the leadership of Europe and other industrialised countries, strategies to mitigate climate change will not be successful.
By Caritas Internationalis|23 November 2015|Find here some Caritas resources on climate including films, reports, stories and prayers.
By Caritas Internationalis|20 November 2015|What Caritas wants from COP21 is very simple: that world leaders reach a binding and just agreement to reduce gas emissions which will then be introduced in national law.
By Caritas Internationalis|17 November 2015|Global temperatures averaging almost 1oC above normal. For people in some parts of the world, this might still seem like a technical measurement, or a future concern. For us in Oceania, it is rapidly becoming a matter of life or death.
By Caritas Internationalis|17 November 2015|World leaders will meet in Paris from 30th November – 11th December 2015 to agree a new climate change deal. Caritas will be there and calls for a legally binding climate agreement.
By Caritas Internationalis|16 November 2015|The right to “life, survival and development”, to “education and health care”, to “participation” are all protected under the Convention on the Rights of the Child which is commemorating its 26th anniversary.
By Caritas Internationalis|12 November 2015|Members and partners of the Network of Christian Organizations Against Trafficking in Humans (COATNET) from 33 organisations and countries met for three days in Paris to advance the fight against the heinous crime of Human Trafficking.
By Caritas Internationalis|11 November 2015|The Valetta Summit is an opportunity for the EU and its African counterparts to begin addressing together social injustice and poverty, and to foster resilience against emerging conflicts and crises.
By Caritas Internationalis|11 November 2015|The global network COATNET (Christian Organisations Against Trafficking in Human Beings) met from 9 to 11 November 2015 in Paris.