Caritas: ending poverty, promoting justice
and restoring dignity
Caritas Internationalis reflects the social mission and core values of the Catholic Church. We believe in dignity, solidarity and stewardship on behalf of the world’s most vulnerable people.
LATEST UPDATES FROM CARITAS
During Lenten 2020, Pope Francis invites us all to “shake ourselves out of our torpor”. He invites us to hear “the cry of the poor ...
Charity to constantly struggle against the dehumanisation of the human person by promoting solidarity through sharing and caring for vulnerable communities.
Caritas organisations in Asia are offering support and prayers to people infected with and affected by the COVID19 virus.
Caritas aids communities in Zambia as they cope with the impact of droughts and help them build resilience against future climate crises.
Caritas Internationalis receives the post-synodal exhortation Querida Amazonia, calling it a new "Road Map" for the charitable action of the Church throughout the world.
On the World Day of the Sick 2020, Caritas responds to neglected populations suffering from all the major diseases and to the health needs
The people, the rainforest, the Church
FEAR, FAITH, AND EBOLA
Caught up in an Ebola epidemic while beset by militias, the people of eastern DR Congo face death on all sides.
CATHOLIC SOCIAL TEACHING
Our mission is based on nine core principles of Catholic Social Teaching.
SHARE THE JOURNEY
Join us on our Global Solidarity Walk to Share the Journey with refugees and migrants.