At COP22, Caritas wants to especially defend the position of African countries and communities. Africa still remains vulnerable to the impacts of climate change despite having been the least contributor to it.
Caritas not only helps trafficked people by giving practical help and advice in towns and villages, but we also try to influence public opinion and advocate to key players as the Pope has called us to do.
Seeing the destruction wrought by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti’s South and Grand Anse is beyond anything that we could have imagined. The land has been washed away by the storm says Fr. Jean-Hervé Francois, director general of Caritas Haiti.
Caritas Internationalis, con la colaboración de Cáritas Ecuador y Cáritas Española convoca en Quito el 17 de octubre un evento paralelo (side- event) coincidiendo con la apertura de la Tercera Conferencia de Naciones Unidas sobre Vivienda y Desarrollo Sostenible (Hábitat III)
Más de 275.000 personas se enfrentan a diario a intensos bombardeos al este de Alepo;100.000 de ellas, atrapadas en el área controlada por los rebeldes, son niños. Se enfrentan a una catástrofe humanitaria.