thoughts and updates from our contributors

Snapshot memories from New York to Japan
Five million people affected by downpours in Pakistan
Volunteering for better communities
The hallmark of Christianity
World Youth Day inaugural mass
A fresh breeze is blowing through Madrid…
Hola España!
We welcome you to Madrid for World Youth Day
Migrants as economic actors
Keep up AIDS funding in economic crisis
Ethiopia’s failing rains
Fleeing Somalia: the men who kill for goats
Yes, we must. Stopping a disaster in Kenya
Helping Ethiopia through drought
Somalis face perilous journey to escape  famine
No time to lose says East Africa crisis summit
Fleeing Somalia as famine declared
Stay with Sudan
South Sudan celebrates independence
Mass in South Sudan for a new nation
Happy Birthday South Sudan
Day of prayer and cleaning as independence awaits South Sudan
South Sudan: Preparing for independence
Taking the long view in Sudan
Delivering help in Sudan
Future of Catholic peacebuilding?
Conflict in southern Sudan drives people from Abyei
Compassion in action in southern Sudan
Live chat with bishop from southern Sudan
Looking  back and moving  forward on HIV and AIDS