Current Emergency Responses
A second earthquake struck Central Mexico on Tuesday 19 September. Caritas network responds to aftermath of Hurricane Irma and Mexico earthquake.
Heavy monsoon rains unleash floods and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh.
Natural disasters and conflicts continue to devastate communities throughout East Africa.
Help East Africa
Over recent years, Fiji and Vanuatu have been devastated by Cyclone Winston and Cyclone Pam.
Millions of people have been forced to leave their homes due to conflict in the Middle East.
The Emergency Response Fund enables Caritas Australia to respond quickly and appropriately to humanitarian emergencies around the world, whenever and wherever they occur.
Emergency Response Fund
The ERF helps provide immediate disaster relief to emergencies around the world. Some of the emergency responses it is contributing to are listed on the right.
Help in emergencies