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Caritas’ news and feature stories and blogs by its staff and supporters can be found here. Find out more about Caritas’ work around the world, the crises it confronts and the longer-term development it supports. You will also find stories here about the issues Caritas feels most strongly about and the wrongs it is seeking to right through its campaigning and advocacy work.

Pope Francis will call on everyone to Share the Journey with migrants
Earthquake strikes Mexico, killing hundreds
Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh in urgent need
After floods in Bangladesh
[Media advisory] Pope Francis will launch Caritas’ Share the Journey
Caritas helps mudslide survivors in Sierra Leone
Waiting for Irma
Reaching South Asia’s flood survivors
World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation
No back to school after floods hit India hit
Catholic Charities USA helps Hurricane Harvey survivors
Caritas backs Pope Francis’ blueprint to help migrants
World Humanitarian Day – highlight on how Caritas workers have responded to the refugee crisis in Europe
Caritas on Venezuela
Engagement and collaboration with the governments still needed to implement SDGs on the ground
UN meeting on SDGs must address lack of political will
Overcoming drought in Kenya
Pope Francis donates to Caritas for South Sudan
Faith organisations set out vision of AIDS free generation
Fighting famine with the people of Somalia
World Refugee Day: welcome, protect, promote, integrate
Strengthening faith-based work on children with HIV in Africa
Central American bishop calls for action on migration crisis
Caritas responds to East Africa food crisis
Surviving Syria
Humanitarian tragedy unfolds in Lake Chad
Caritas Nigeria worker escapes Boko Haram
Church provides aid as starvation grips South Sudan
Millions displaced in Kasai province as violence continues in the Democratic Republic of Congo
UN conference on disaster risk reduction must put people first