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.

Give a safe Christmas
Caritas preparing Turkey earthquake survivors to face winter
Love does not go on lockdown and neither does Caritas – World Day of the Poor message 2020
A little help goes a long way for Burundian refugees in Mahama Camp, Rwanda
Caritas with communities following Super Typhoon Goni in the Philippines
Caritas urges governments to address the root causes of fast-growing central Sahel crisis and to empower local leaders
Goats save people from hunger in Niger
Caritas Internationalis on World Food Day: “Because of the pandemic, the most vulnerable are more deprived of their right of access to food. Global community must act”
Caritas Internationalis and Sant’Anna university together to train advocacy experts
Basic services and a dignified life for internally displaced people around the world
Myanmar: Caritas helping people displaced by conflict resettle into new lives
Memory is the horizon of hope: peacebuilding exhibition in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Caritas Colombia building peace through river-side community
International Day for Peace: Put “human person above all vested interests”
On the International Day of Charity, the reflection of our president, Cardinal Tagle
Caritas Lebanon youth help serve communities following Beirut blasts
Caritas Internationalis on the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation: </br> “COVID-19 must be for us a call to respect our common home”
Empower local communities – World Humanitarian Day 2020
Two weeks after Beirut explosions, Caritas continues support for affected families
Explosions in Beirut: Caritas launches an emergency plan to immediately assist victims
COVID-19 epidemic: urgent and targeted measure to prevent increased case of human trafficking
COVID-19 in Democratic Republic of Congo: lessons learned with Ebola outbreaks help to empower communities
Caritas Niger ensuring people wash hands to save lives in COVID-19 fight
Caritas launches an emergency appeal for the ‘forgotten’ in Burkina Faso
Prisoners the most exposed population to COVID-19 in Bolivia
Preventing the spread of COVID-19 in Rohingya camps
Word Refugee Day 2020: Calling all leaders to safeguard the dignity of refugees
Caritas in Greece protects the rights of migrants and refugees facing COVID-19
COVID-19 in Peru: solidarity and a sign of hope