Other recent blog entries
16 Oct 2018 | Blog
It was a privilege to walk in solidarity with the incredibly inspiring Timorese people. All in our group were struck by their kindness and generosity of spirit. We certainly saw the “strength based approach” as they looked at what they could do before they strategically planned what they could do next.
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11 Oct 2018 | Blog
Since 2012, October 11 has been marked as the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the challenges girls’ face, while promoting girls' empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights.
Tags: International Day of the Girl Child, Women for the World | No comments
11 Oct 2018 | Blog
A brief update of our Education Activities in NSW/ACT in Term 3. Thanks to all who attended.
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4 Oct 2018 | Blog
In recent months, we have witnessed disasters devastating people’s lives in the form of an Earthquake and Tsunami in Sulawesi, Indonesia; Typhoon Mangkhut hitting the Philippines and unusually high rains in Kerala, India.
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29 Sep 2018 | Blog
Caritas Australia and our partners are monitoring the impact of the earthquake which hit Sulawesi, Indonesia on 28th September 2018.
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16 Sep 2018 | Blog
Farmland, roads, bridges and electricity have all been damaged by Typhoon Mangkhut. In the Philippines, Caritas is already responding to the families in need.
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14 Sep 2018 | Blog
Massive waves, heavy rains, flash floods and landslides are expected. Caritas' network is deploying rapid assessment teams to respond to this impending emergency.
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5 Sep 2018 | Blog | Water | Women | Long-term Development
Martha is dreaming big and setting new goals through her partnership with Caritas Australia.
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21 Aug 2018 | Blog | Long-term Development
Caritas Australia's Manager, Africa & Latin America, Siobhan Jordan, recently made the final official trip to our partners in Brazil and Peru.
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17 Aug 2018 | Blog | Emergency Relief | Emergencies
The recent floods have also left an estimated 150,000 people displaced.
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Through my heart I felt that I need to be the leader and serve the community. Now I’m confident of myself and I’m sure I can expand my business to a new level.
- Janaki, Nepal