Other recent blog entries
22 Apr 2018 | Blog | Emergency Relief | Africa
Through prevention strategies and crisis management, the Caritas network has assisted people across East Africa to survive the East Africa Food Crisis with a sense of hope for the future.
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4 Aug 2017 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Rabbitohs coach Michael Maguire and Caritas Australia’s Sr Ivy Khoury met recently to discuss the current food crisis in East Africa.
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26 Jun 2017 | Blog | Emergency Relief | Emergencies
Your support is helping provide life-saving food and water to those impacted by the crisis.
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1 Jun 2017 | Blog | Emergency Relief | Emergencies
Alice Juan and her family have been impacted by the food crisis in South Sudan.
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7 May 2017 | Blog | Emergency Relief | Emergencies
The famine in South Sudan is impacting families in Internally-Displaced Persons (IDP) camps. Here are some of their stories.
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5 May 2017 | Blog | Emergency Relief | Emergencies
Currently one million people are in imminent danger of famine in South Sudan. This is 15-year-old Susanna's story.
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1 May 2017 | Blog | Emergencies | Emergency Relief
In countries across East Africa, mothers are finding it difficult to provide basic needs to their children as the food crisis continues.
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15 Oct 2013 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Two years on from the 2011 East Africa drought and food crisis, improvements to water infrastructure and management have helped Tibiwa Galfure gain employment and feed his family. Tibiwa says he has a renewed sense of dignity.
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11 Oct 2013 | Blog | Long-term Development
Rakaso is a primary school student in Kenya, and wants to be a nurse after her education. In the past, she had to wake up at five in the morning to go to school and collect water before the sun rises. But now, with a newly installed borehole near the school, she no longer needs to do this...
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20 Aug 2013 | Blog | Emergency Relief
What do goats have to do with poverty? To Susan Leshore from a drought-prone area of rural Kenya, goats can mean the difference between having enough food and potentially losing everything.
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Now I can bathe every day, the distance to collect water for the family has been drastically reduced.We now drink clean, safe water and diseases are no longer affecting us.”
- Thandolwayo, Zimbabwe