Other recent blog entries
19 Sep 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
The Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ) Learning and Development Centre, supported by Caritas Australia, is helping people like Gina from the Philippines live dignified lives.
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8 Aug 2016 | Blog | Indigenous peoples | Long-term Development
This International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Caritas Australia looks at the how indigenous communities in The Philippines are benefitting from a program implemented by our local partner, SPACFI.
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7 Feb 2014 | Blog | Emergency Relief
On November 8 2013, Typhoon Haiyan devastated the lives of over 14 million people across the Philippines. Since then, Caritas has been been working with communities affected, delivering vital emergency relief and helping them rebuild for the future. Watch the story so far as told by people who lived through the storm, as well as other who are helping with the recovery efforts.
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29 Jan 2014 | Blog | Supporter action
The staff and students from St Francis of the Fields School in Strathfieldsaye held a Bread and Butter Day to show their solidarity with the people devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.
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18 Dec 2011 | Blog | Emergency Relief
On the evening of Friday 16 December, Typhoon Washi hit land in the eastern province of Agusan del Sur and northern Mindanao (the second largest and easternmost island in the Philippines).
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16 Oct 2011 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Monsoon rains and typhoons have inundated large areas of Asia, particularly in the Philippines, Cambodia, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. Thousands of people have fled their homes; others are living on roofs. Caritas teams are distributing aid and helping families recover when their homes are damaged and their crops swept away.
Tags: India, flooding, Cambodia, Philippines, Vietnam | No comments
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