Other recent blog entries
20 Apr 2018 | Blog | Water | Poverty | Long-term Development
Caritas Australia works alongside several partner agencies to provide support to communities in Malawi and Tanzania through the A+ Integrated Community Development Program.
Tags: food security, development, agriculture, Africa, A+ program | No comments
11 Nov 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development | Asia
Caritas Australia CEO Paul O'Callaghan is coming to the end of his first visit to Caritas programs in Cambodia.
Tags: Cambodia, development | No comments
8 Nov 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development | Human rights | Health | Education
Caritas Australia CEO Paul O'Callaghan is currently visiting communities in Cambodia that have been impacted by our programs and our local partners.
Tags: development, Cambodia | No comments
13 Oct 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
The Australia Africa Community Engagement Scheme (AACES), which ran from June 2011 to June 2016, was a successful initiative. This is the story of how the scheme impacted the life of Agatha, from the Dowa District in Malawi.
Tags: sustainable livelihood, strengths based approach, development, AACES, Mala | No comments
29 Jun 2016 | Blog | Refugees | Emergency Relief | Middle East
The Oaktree shelter reopened recently after refurbishment work to ensure it is a comfortable, safe and welcoming place for women and their children.
Tags: humanitarian relief, middle east, Lebanon, development | No comments
27 Jun 2016 | Blog | Long-term Development
Recent award-wnner and Caritas Australia's Kylie Supramaniam reflects on our work in two Indian states.
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21 Jan 2014 | Blog
For half a century Caritas Australia has walked in solidarity alongside communities most vulnerable to extreme poverty. Key to our work is the time spent in building mutual respect with local communities, which in turn relies on funding predictability from partners like the Australian Government. At Caritas Australia, we urge the Australian Government to re-establish a sound basis for effective long-term partnership.
Tags: development, Aid, Australian Government | No comments
19 Dec 2011 | Blog | Long-term Development
Today is the United Nations’ (UN) International Human Solidarity Day, which is held on 20 December every year. This day’s aim is to celebrate unity in diversity and to remind people on the importance of solidarity in working towards eradicating poverty.
Tags: Pope Benedict XVI, development, solidarity, Catholic Social Teaching, Unit | No comments
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