23 Feb 24
Saturday 24 February marks two years since the escalation of the Ukraine war and the toll on civilians continues to be catastrophic.
14 Feb 24
The theme of Project Compassion this year is For All Future Generations, with Caritas Australia highlighting the inspiring journeys of three resilient women.
06 Feb 24
Today marks one year since the devastating earthquakes that killed over 50,000 people and devastated parts of Türkiye and Syria.
31 Jan 24
Sally Thomas Humanitarian Emergencies Lead at Caritas Australia reflects on the peacekeeping potential of humanitarian aid.
30 Jan 24
We are proud that Australia is home to the oldest continuing living culture in the world and we stand in solidarity with First Australians. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples still face ongoing systemic injustice.
10 Jan 24
As we welcome the new year, we want to celebrate the amazing impact our supporters helped us to achieve in 2023.
21 Dec 23
With the weather heating up as we reach summer, and with the recent COP28 in the headlines, the climate emergency is at the forefront for many people.
13 Dec 23
A reflection on the first Faith Pavilion at COP28, a dedicated space for different faiths, traditions, and perspectives to come together to achieve a better future for our planet and humanity.
06 Dec 23
Sally Thomas Humanitarian Emergencies Lead at Caritas Australia appraises the humanitarian impact of evacuation and displacement into areas already overcrowded with existing residents and internally displaced persons.
05 Dec 23
Caritas Australia’s Christmas Appeal is a way to spread joy and love to those in need this holiday season.
01 Dec 23
Caritas Australia is on the ground at COP28, with a new report Unheard, Uncharted: A holistic vision for addressing 'non-economic' loss and damage.
01 Dec 23
Caritas Australia’s Global Gift cards are a way to bring together charitable donations with Christmas gift-giving.
29 Nov 23
On the 27th November Caritas Australia held a virtual Service of Solidarity for the Holy Land, hosted by Mission Facilitator Michael McGirr.
23 Nov 23
Thanks to people like you, we are able to make a tangible difference in the lives of vulnerable people around the world. Here are some stories of how economic empowerment is changing lives.
10 Nov 23
One month since the conflict in Gaza escalated to its current staggering levels, the crisis has reached a critical point, with violence claiming thousands of lives and leaving a population in desperate need of humanitarian assistance.
09 Nov 23
A month into the conflict, with the death toll rising, we keep being told the situation on the ground is beyond our comprehension of suffering. Yet, hour by hour, conditions continue to worsen.
27 Oct 23
Caritas Australia's statement on the humanitarian crisis in Gaza as of 27th October 2023.
17 Oct 23
In recent days the Israel government has launched hundreds of military air strikes across the Gaza Strip. Even before these attacks, 8 out of 10 people were reliant on international aid.
13 Oct 23
The humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan has become one of the world’s most severe, with 24.4 million people in need of urgent humanitarian assistance.