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.

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
Brazil: as COVID-19 infections accelerate, Caritas distributes aid to the most vulnerable
Pope Francis’ vision of the Church as a “field hospital” embodied by Caritas Jerusalem in Gaza
Fifth anniversary of Laudato Sì – Together we care for Mother Earth, our common home
One Million Trees: Plant a tree and plant hope in Pakistan
Venezuelans caught between a rock and a hard place as COVID-19 takes hold
Courageous and immediate action needed post-pandemic to avoid major crisis
Caritas response to COVID-19 across the world
Caritas Philippines promotes “Kindness Stations” in communities amid COVID-19 crisis
Earth Day 2020
COVID-19 response must not leave anyone behind
Caritas Internationalis launches a new “Covid-19 Response Fund”