06 Oct 23
29 Sep 23
On the night of September 19, 2023, Russian troops hit an industrial enterprise in Lviv, where a Caritas-Spes Ukraine humanitarian aid warehouse was located.
28 Sep 23
Globally over 100 million people have been forced to flee their homes worldwide, over 43 million of them are children. The impact on children's education and wellbeing can be devastating.
18 Sep 23
We're at the halfway point with the Sustainable Development Goals adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2015, so it's time to take a look at what progress has been made and what more needs to be done.
15 Sep 23
Thousands of people have been killed after a catastrophic 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck the Kingdom of Morocco’s High Atlas Mountain range.
06 Sep 23
On the 3rd of August, a delegation from Timor-Leste and the Aboriginal Carbon Foundation visited the head office of Caritas Australia in Sydney.
01 Sep 23
There is much change that needs to occur in our world to address the current ecological crisis.
01 Sep 23
Approximately half of the world survives on less than $6.85 per day (World Bank, 2022). And the stark reality is that women bear an uneven portion of poverty.
10 Aug 23
This week, the Australian government released its new International Development Policy, the first in almost a decade.
09 Aug 23
It has been six months since the devastating series of earthquakes which struck Turkey and Syria, causing deaths, injuries, and widespread damage across the region.
08 Aug 23
Sudan has been in the news over the past few months as a large scale humanitarian crisis unfolds. The north African country, which has long been a host for refugees from neighbouring countries, is now seeing millions of its own citizens forced to flee their homes.
25 Jul 23
With your generous support, Caritas Australia works with communities throughout the world to tackle issues of poverty and inequality, forging a path towards better living conditions.
25 Jul 23
It can be difficult trying to work out which charity is worth your money, especially when there are so many deserving causes around. Particularly in these current economic times, it’s understandable to want your donation to go to the right place.
24 Jul 23
The Australian Electoral Commission has now published pamphlets for the Yes and No cases, with each document outlining arguments for or against changing the Constitution. There's no better time for a Kitchen Table Conversation about how we recognise Australia's First Nations Peoples.
19 Jul 23
The latest State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report has revealed that the world is off track from achieving the Sustainable Development Goal of ending global hunger by 2030.
13 Jul 23
Did you know the alarming rate of women affected by poverty worldwide? It's a pressing issue that we can no longer ignore. In this article, we will explore women and poverty statistics and the facts surround them. By shedding light on the impact of poverty on women's lives, we aim to inspire you to join us in finding solutions. Together, we can make a difference and help to break the cycle of inequality.
12 Jul 23
As a valued supporter of Caritas Australia, we want to share with you our exciting plans for the new financial year. These upcoming initiatives will shape our journey to creating positive change across the globe. In this blog post, we will provide an overview of our ongoing work, and highlight new projects on the horizon. Together with your support, we can make a lasting impact in the lives of the most vulnerable. Join us as we look toward the future with hope and determination.
03 Jul 23
Four program participants from the San Isidro Care Center - a rural training centre that caters to hearing-impaired students in the Solomon Islands, have been selected to attend World Youth Day (WYD) 2023 in Lisbon, Portugal.
03 Jul 23
Despite making up half the world’s population, women and girls face higher rates of marginalisation, loss of dignity and inequality in countless areas. They face higher poverty rates, lower education levels, lower access to health, lower employment opportunities, lower pay, poorer working conditions, high rates of gender-based violence, and a higher burden of family and care responsibilities.
20 Jun 23
On Tuesday 20 June, we celebrated World Refugee Day. This day is designed to honour refugees from around the world. Learn more about how Caritas Australia's work with refugees and Internally Displaced Persons around the world.
09 Jun 23
As we end another financial year, your thoughts may turn towards how you are making your money work for you and the world you want to see.