With your support, we are able to work alongside the most marginalised and remote communities in Australia and overseas to address the challenges of poverty today.
A volcano eruption in Tonga has triggered tsunamis and cut off communications across the nation. There are fears that many communities will be without clean drinking water.
Your support is needed for the people of the Philippines after Category 5 Typhoon Rai brought torrential rain, strong winds, flash floods, landslides and extensive damage to homes and livelihoods for over 1.8 million Filipinos.
Lebanon is facing a dire humanitarian crisis. Fuel and food prices have skyrocketed out of control, leaving people struggling to pay for transport, electricity, healthcare, education and food.
As many as 9.4 million people in Ethiopia are in urgent need of support. The ongoing conflict has destroyed health facilities; slowed the rate of lifesaving COVID-19, polio and measles vaccinations and left families at risk of famine and malnutrition.
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As the international aid and development agency of the Australian Catholic Church, we are driven by social justice and the dignity of every person. We work with local communities in Australia and overseas, listening to concerns, assessing needs and working with partners on locally-led development programs. With hope, support and compassion at the core of what we do, we work towards a world where all people may thrive.
Working together for justice and dignity. Walking together in hope. Building together a thriving future for all.
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As many as 9.4 million people in Ethiopia are in need of urgent food assistance as the conflict in the East African country continues to escalate.
Lebanon is currently facing its biggest humanitarian crisis yet. The financial situation in the Middle Eastern nation has been unfolding for more than two years and has progressively worsened.
Typhoon Rai has brought torrential rain, wind gusts over 200 km/h, flash floods, landslides and extensive damage to homes and livelihoods in the Philippines.
We believe a better world is possible. We work alongside communities to tackle the root causes of poverty through development, relief and advocacy work. Together, we believe in building lasting change.
We connect young Australians in Catholic schools with the Caritas Australia mission to end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity. Our engagement team produces extensive educational and creative online resources for teachers and students.