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CARITAS IN UKRAINE: THE SITUATION IS DRAMATIC, BUT WE ARE STAYING TO HELP

CARITAS IN UKRAINE: THE SITUATION IS DRAMATIC, BUT WE ARE STAYING TO HELP

“Our cities, homes and kindergartens have been destroyed. But no one will not succeed in destroying our aspirations for peace and freedom”, says Fr Vyacheslav Grynevych, Executive Director of Caritas-Spes Ukraine, in a video appeal launched yesterday, 26 February, through Caritas Internationalis. Caritas-Spes is one of two Ukrainian member organisations of the Confederation – the ...

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CARITAS UKRAINE </br> URGES NOT TO FORGET </br> THE SUFFERING OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE

CARITAS UKRAINE
URGES NOT TO FORGET
THE SUFFERING OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE

In the last months, with the build-up of Russian troops on the border of Ukraine, the press has been reporting on the immediate threat of a potential military attack. “We have all witnessed high-level meetings between officials in attempts to de-escalate the situation and return to a path of diplomacy,” Tetiana Stawnychy, President of Caritas ...

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CARITAS UKRAINE </br> URGES NOT TO FORGET </br> THE SUFFERING OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE

CARITAS UKRAINE
URGES NOT TO FORGET
THE SUFFERING OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE

In the last months, with the build-up of Russian troops on the border of Ukraine, the press has been reporting on the immediate threat of a potential military attack. “We have all witnessed high-level meetings between officials in attempts to de-escalate the situation and return to a path of diplomacy,” Tetiana Stawnychy, President of Caritas ...

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Caritas Colombia building peace through river-side community

Caritas Colombia building peace through river-side community

Caritas in Colombia helped plan and rebuild a river port in the Catatumbo region, near Venezuela. Rebuilding the port contributed to efforts to link up communities in a zone previously at the mercy of rebel and paramilitary activity.  The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed an historic peace agreement in 2016 following decades of civil ...

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Caritas assessing survivors’ needs after the Indonesia tsunami and earthquake

Caritas assessing survivors’ needs after the Indonesia tsunami and earthquake

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck just off the coast of Sulawesi island, Indonesia on Friday 28 September. The earthquake caused a tsunami with waves 6 meters high in the city of Palu. A Caritas emergency team is making its way to Palu to assess the needs of the Indonesia tsunami and earthquake survivors. Please donate ...

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