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.

Engagement and collaboration with the governments still needed to implement SDGs on the ground
UN meeting on SDGs must address lack of political will
Overcoming drought in Kenya
Pope Francis donates to Caritas for South Sudan
Faith organisations set out vision of AIDS free generation
Fighting famine with the people of Somalia
World Refugee Day: welcome, protect, promote, integrate
Strengthening faith-based work on children with HIV in Africa
Central American bishop calls for action on migration crisis
Caritas responds to East Africa food crisis
Surviving Syria
Humanitarian tragedy unfolds in Lake Chad
Caritas Nigeria worker escapes Boko Haram
Church provides aid as starvation grips South Sudan
Millions displaced in Kasai province as violence continues in the Democratic Republic of Congo
UN conference on disaster risk reduction must put people first
Children face hunger crisis in Venezuela as malnutrition soars
Hunger hits cattle herders in Somaliland
UN conference must put people first
Cholera and famine strike Somalia and South Sudan
Indigenous speaking out against human rights abuses
Life improves for Burundian refugees in Rwanda
Millions face hunger due to conflict in Africa’s Chad Basin
Cardinal Tagle suggests “meet a migrant” and spread the Easter spirit
Caritas supports victims of deadly Mocoa landslide, Colombia
Death toll rises as floods continue in Peru
Syria conference must invest in future for refugees
Caritas remembers its patron saint Blessed Oscar Romero
Caritas distributing aid in flood affected areas in Peru
“South Sudan is collapsing.” Urgent aid needed to fight mass starvation