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.

Aid to Syria’s Ghouta devastated by longest siege in modern history
Philippines Typhoon causes major damage
Caritas teams prepare communities for Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines
How Caritas helps in Syria
Venezuela Crisis
Venezuela food crisis: Nourishing childhoods
Massive humanitarian crisis in Lake Chad region
Venezuela crisis: Caritas volunteers restore health and hope
Aid reaches remote parts of Lombok after Indonesia earthquake
Rohingya Crisis
Caritas sends help in wake of Kerala flood devastation
UN Sustainable Development Goals meeting raises uncertainty
Caritas calls on governments to push harder on sustainable development
Vatican convenes ecological  leadership summit
Church mourning murder in the Central African Republic
West Africa food crisis threatens 6 million people
Faith based organisations unite for dignity of migrants and refugees
Caritas and Pope Francis promote encounter with migrants and refugees
Caritas promotes global sharing and action with migrants and refugees
Shelters set up in Guatemala after worst volcanic eruption in four decades
Caritas extending work in Aleppo
Urgent needs in Gaza
Cleaning up after cyclone in Djibouti
Caritas helps Rohingya batten down for monsoon and cyclones
Caritas at World Health Assembly
Concern over new Ebola outbreak in Congo
Global Compacts must offer compassion, dignity and hope
Crisis in Cameroon
Bad news for Burundian refugees in Rwanda as funds dry up
Working towards a better Venezuela