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.

Support still very much needed in Mozambique
The role of faith groups in delivering sustainable development
Caritas elects Aloysius John as new secretary general
Caritas General Assembly inspired by Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’
“One human family, one common home” is the theme of 21st Caritas General Assembly
Caritas leads the way for humanitarian aid in Central African Republic
Caritas Easter 2019 Message
Survivors of Cyclone Idai are still in need of help
Caritas continues aid to families affected by Cyclone Idai
Caritas and LWF reaffirm shared commitment to serving the most vulnerable
Caritas Mozambique: “Cyclone Idai could be the worst crisis in decades”
Lent 2019 Appeal for health crisis in Gaza
New archbishop is symbol of hope in Iraq
Caritas reports from inside Syria
Life in Syria eight years into the war
Venezuela exports migrants with acute malnutrition
Faith in action at the World Youth Day in Panama
Two million earthquake survivors continue to suffer in Indonesia
Syria’s Share the Journey Solidarity Walk in Ghouta
Failure at UN climate change conference COP 24
International Migration Day: highlights from a year of Share the Journey
1948-2018: marking 70 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Hope from a Bangladesh refugee camp this Advent: “We are safe now”
Cardinal Tagle’s message on the UN Global Compact for Migration
Caritas Global Fund Taskforce Meeting
Young Catholics’ commitment at COP 24 boosts hope for climate justice and human rights
Green technology innovations from Caritas Denmark lifting people out of poverty
“A cry to the world”: Cardinal Tagle visits Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh
High-Level Dialogue on Diagnosis and Treatment of Paediatric HIV
Cardinal Tagle’s 2018 Advent message