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These women are brave’: Caritas women prizewinners honored

These women are brave’: Caritas women prizewinners honored

Three courageous women received the "Women, Sowers of Development" prize on International Women's Day (March 8th). The prize, given by Caritas Internationalis and Voices of Faith, honors women whose hard work has transformed their communities, lifting them out of severe poverty.

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Rio+20: faith based organisations keep the hope alive

Rio+20: faith based organisations keep the hope alive

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yxk_4tz4NY8&feature=youtu.be] By Martina Liebsch, Caritas Internationalis Director of Policy and Advocacy It has become a tradition that faith based organisations host a side event together at major global conferences, like at the UN conferences on climate change in Cancun and Durban. Over 120 people gathered in one of the last of the side events at ...

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Rio+20: Solidarity Economics

Rio+20: Solidarity Economics

Espanol Solidarity can be the currency of an alternative economy agreed Caritas representatives at a panel event during Rio+20 Summit, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development taking place in the Brazilian capital. Caritas Brazil, France, Peru and Costa Rica and other staff of the Catholic confederation of aid agencies reflected on how to democratize ...

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