Stories

from around the world

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.

Mongolia faces big chill as arctic winter worsens
Hunger crisis in southern Madagascar
Warm clothes for Syria in winter
Never Christmas in Syria
We are all with Aleppo
Integration of migrants must be focus
Ugandan scrub turns into second largest refugee camps in world
COP22 sends positive signals but does not protect the poor from climate
Hurricane-affected communities need our help
Bringing light to the child migrants in our midst
Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
Pope Francis asks Caritas to have a prophetic courage
Remembering those who died in the West Africa ebola epidemic
Global day of prayer for Syria with Pope Francis in Sweden
Concrete action by Lutherans and Catholics in service of the world’s poor
Caritas focuses on food, hygiene and shelter for Haiti
Caritas working against human trafficking at an international level
Humanitarian crisis looms as Mosul battle rages in Iraq
World Food Day: Food for All?
The right to decent housing as part of our common home
Caritas defends “A Common Home Where Everyone Can Live Decently”
A journey into Haiti’s hurricane heartland
Stop Aleppo bombing
Hurricane-hit Haiti appeal
Prayers for Syria with Pope Francis
Home away from home in Mexico
Hurricane Matthew in Haiti ‘catastrophic’
Pope Francis calls for Middle East peacemakers
Syria’s tragedy in black and white
Vatican on importance of religious organisations in migrant crisis