Other recent blog entries
14 Jan 2014 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Late last year, Madeline Baker from Caritas Australia’s Humanitarian Emergency Response team travelled to Lebanon to see how Caritas’ support is assisting Syrian refugees. In this third blog by Madeline, she says that the spirit of the youth and young people she met is astounding.
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9 Jul 2013 | Blog | Emergency Relief
Thousands of people have been displaced by eruptions of the Rokatenda volcano near Maumere in Indonesia. Although these volcanic eruptions have largely not made mainstream media, our Caritas network is still on the ground helping communities affected by this disaster.
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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