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5 Jun 2018 | Blog | Environment Climate Justice DRR | Emergency Relief | Human rights
In Mozambique, drought and flood are caused by an ongoing El Nino pattern.
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16 Nov 2017 | Blog | Environment Climate Justice DRR
Our Caritas State of the Environment report ambassador Erietera Aram gives us insight into the UN Climate Conference.
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14 Sep 2017 | Blog | Environment Climate Justice DRR
Leaders of different faiths politicians were recently brought together to discuss the issue of climate change.
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7 Jul 2015 | Blog | Long-term Development
"It’s hard not to see the impacts of climate change being very much a reality of the lives of people on the ground." Stephanie Lalor has just returned from Kiribati.
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4 Dec 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
An insurance policy covering loss and damage to your property if there is hurricane or flood isn’t an option if you are poor. But one of the smaller issues discussed at Durban is how to provide communities with just such coverage through a ‘loss and damages’ fund.
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9 Nov 2011 | Blog | Supporter action
Dear Caritas, Greetings from Uganda. I would like to thank you for inspiring our young people to take up action to Be More. Thank you for the amazing resources and restoring hope in our communities. We believe we can make a difference all over Uganda. So much can be done and really amazing things have happened.
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19 Sep 2011 | Blog | Supporter action | A Just Climate | Environment Climate Justice DRR
This morning Caritas Australia’s Campaigns Coordinator Alexandra Engel and Kateia Kaikai of the Pacific Calling Partnership, met with Climate Change Minister Greg Combet to present him with A Just Climate petition signatures collected from all around Australia. Alexandra and Kateia discussed with Minister Combet the main 'asks' of the campaign.
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22 Aug 2011 | Blog | Long-term Development
Stephanie Lalor, Program Coordinator for the Pacific Islands, recounts her recent visit to Kiribati, where she visited a group of young people Caritas Australia has been supporting to raise awareness about climate change.
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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