Caritas
03/24/2017 at 16:01. Facebook
Blessed Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, was assassinated while celebrating Mass on 24th March 1980. On this anniversary of his martyrdom, Caritas remembers its patron saint.

Caritas remembers its patron saint Blessed Oscar Romero

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Caritas
03/21/2017 at 17:18. Facebook
“South Sudan is collapsing.” Bishop Lodu Tombe of Yei pleads urgent aid to fight mass starvation in his country. Currently 1 million people are in imminent danger of famine in South Sudan and in total 5.1 million are in urgent need of food and livelihood assistance. At least 270,000 children are suffering acute malnutrition. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Caritas
03/15/2017. Facebook
Caritas around the world will take part in a simple and strong symbolic action to mark the date of the beginning of the conflict in Syria on March 15th. six years ago.

We unite our hearts, our faces and the letters of our different alphabets, we want and believe that PEACE is POSSIBLE in Syria and throughout the region.
Caritas
03/15/2017. Facebook
The war in Syria began on 15 March 2011. Six years later, the country has been left devastated. Learn more about Caritas impact in Syria six years after [ Bit.ly Link ]
Caritas
03/10/2017. Facebook
The war in Syria began on 15 March 2011. Six years later, the country has been left devastated. “We appeal for peace,” said Caritas Syria President Bishop Antoine Audo of Aleppo. “We need peace and reconciliation.
#Syria6Years [ Caritas.org Link ]
Caritas
03/08/2017. Facebook
For #InternationalWomensDay on 8th March, Caritas would like to celebrate the women who lay the foundations and build peace in communities around the world. [ Caritas.org Link ]
Caritas
03/08/2017. Facebook
Happy International Women's Day. 'Take any situation, any crisis and we have seen the women leading the movements' Caritas women peacebuilders #InternationalWomensDay #iwd2017 [ Caritas.org Link ]
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03/03/2017. Facebook
For two dreadful months, the six siblings survived one of the most intense bombing raids since the six-year-long war for Syria began by trading scraps of scavenged metal for food and water.

Six children survived on their own for TWO MONTHS in Aleppo

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Caritas
02/22/2017. Facebook
Pope Francis has urgently appealed for food aid to help millions of South Sudanese “condemned to death by hunger”. Read more from Caritas [ Bit.ly Link ]
Caritas
02/17/2017. Facebook
Together with Voices of Faith, we are telling inspiring stories of faith, courage, beauty, and joy through the voices of women. #IWD17 #AllVoicesCount

War in Syria: day in the life

Caritas is one of a handful of aid agencies able to operate independently. Despite its own offices and staff coming under regular bombardment,...

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Caritas
02/10/2017. Facebook
“Paths", a newspaper by refugees for refugees in Croatia, is a creative way to connect newcomers and welcoming communities [ Bit.ly Link ]

Life inside a refugee reception centre in Croatia

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Caritas
02/07/2017. Facebook
Do you know that twenty million child workers are employed in factories that make garments, carpets, toys, matches and hand-rolled cigarettes? #EndTrafficking [ Bit.ly Link ]
Caritas
02/02/2017. Facebook
More fighting in the frontline town of Avdiivka has cut water and power to most of the 25 000 inhabitants, while temperatures have fallen as low as -17C. Caritas Ukraine has distributed emergency food packs to 1 000 households containing enough supplies for 2-3 weeks and will distribute another 1 000 packs along with cash grants.[ Bit.ly Link ]
Caritas
01/20/2017. Facebook
People forced from their homes by war face freezing temperatures without shelter in Europe and the Middle East. Support the emergency response coordination work of Caritas [ Bit.ly Link ]
Caritas
01/12/2017. Facebook
Caritas is on the frontline helping stranded migrants as Europe freezes [ Bit.ly Link ]
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01/11/2017. Facebook
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01/08/2017. Facebook
For millions of Damascus residents, long-term concerns about the direction of the war in Syria have been replaced by worries about where to get enough water to drink, do the dishes, wash clothes or take a shower. #PeacePossible4Syria

No water in Damascus hitting hard

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Caritas
01/05/2017. Facebook
Fears are growing of a devastating humanitarian crisis in Mongolia due to the severe cold weather. “The needs are urgent,” said Fr. Pierrot Kasemuana. Caritas Mongolia has already sent warm clothes to some of the most affected communities. Read more: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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12/23/2016. Facebook
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12/20/2016. Facebook
Aleppo has its first Christmas Tree since 2012, put up by the scouts #peacepossible4Syria