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AFTER SIX YEARS OF WAR, SYRIA PRAYS FOR PEACE

The war in Syria began on 15 March 2011. Six years later, the country has been left devastated.

Caritas works both inside Syria, in neighbouring countries which host the bulk of the refugees and across Europe where hundreds of thousands have fled in search of safety.

CARITAS WOMEN PEACEBUILDERS

International Women’s Day on 8th March

For International Women’s Day on 8th March, Caritas would like to celebrate the women who lay the foundations and build peace in communities around the world.

HOPE AT BIDI BIDI REFUGEE CAMP

In July 2016 violence flared yet again in the capital of South Sudan, Juba.

Seven months ago, Bidi Bidi was a quiet village in the grasslands of northern Uganda. Now, with a population of over 272,000 for Bidi bidi alone, it is the second biggest refugee camp in the world.