Conflicts and Disasters

Caritas South Sudan on the tenth anniversary of the country’s independence: “Today more than ever, our country needs the international community”

Caritas South Sudan on the tenth anniversary of the country’s independence: “Today more than ever, our country needs the international community”

The 10th anniversary of independence could be a starting point for a new South Sudan moving towards political stability, ensuring integral human development through community-based development activities put in place by civil society organisations.

Continue Reading...

Indonesia: Young volunteers provide crucial support to Caritas’ response to Cyclone Seroja

Indonesia: Young volunteers provide crucial support to Caritas’ response to Cyclone Seroja

Caritas young volunteers have been out in force in Indonesia distributing water, food stuffs and other essential items to at least 25,000 people in Indonesia following unprecedented flooding and landslides caused by Cyclone Seroja. Caritas is also providing psychosocial help for those traumatised by the disaster.

Continue Reading...

Stop sanctions. After 10 years of war Syria is now under the ‘bomb’ of poverty

Stop sanctions. After 10 years of war Syria is now under the ‘bomb’ of poverty

Ahead of the fifth European Union donor conference on Syria, Caritas Internationalis shed light on the situation in Syria and urges the international community to act during the conference “Church and Caritas: 10 years of humanitarian response in Syria”.

Continue Reading...