Conflicts and Disasters

Caritas helping people cope with displacement and conflict in Iraq

Caritas helping people cope with displacement and conflict in Iraq

Caritas has served almost 400,000 people in Iraq since ISIS started attacking communities in 2014. Caritas Iraq currently helps 5000 families a month with programmes for psychological support, education, livelihoods, COVID-19, health, shelter, peacebuilding and developing the roles of women and youth.

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Caritas awaits the Pope in Iraq, certain that the trip will help to build bridges of peace between different communities

Caritas awaits the Pope in Iraq, certain that the trip will help to build bridges of peace between different communities

Caritas Internationalis is with the Holy Father on this pilgrimage to Iraq, a crucial moment of expressing solidarity with Christians in the country and in the Middle East. It is moment to call for dialogue and reconciliation in a country recovering from decades of war.

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Situation in the Central African Republic after the electoral weekend

Situation in the Central African Republic after the electoral weekend

Since this morning, we have been visiting the Diocesan Caritas to collect information on the security and humanitarian situation in the country from the weekend until today, Monday 28 December 2020. Archdiocese of Bangui In central Bangui, the situation remains relatively calm after the vote, which went well overall. There was a strong enthusiasm among ...

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