Trafficking

February 8, Caritas Internationalis calls for a “wave of solidarity” and concrete action to prevent and end human trafficking

February 8, Caritas Internationalis calls for a “wave of solidarity” and concrete action to prevent and end human trafficking

On February 8, International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking, Caritas Internationalis calls on all its members to engage in the fight against this tragedy of our modern society and urges governments to strengthen protective and supportive services for the victims and to establish National anti-trafficking plans. “The victims of human trafficking are ...

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Human Trafficking, the commitment of Caritas Internationalis in defence of women

Human Trafficking, the commitment of Caritas Internationalis in defence of women

Vatican City, 31 January 2022 – Caritas Internationalis is co-organising and participating in the eighth edition of the International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Trafficking in Persons, scheduled for Tuesday, 8 February 2022. On this day, the Catholic Church celebrates the liturgical memory of Saint Bakhita, a Canossian sister from Sudan who, as a child, was kidnapped ...

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COVID-19 epidemic: urgent and targeted measure to prevent increased case of human trafficking

COVID-19 epidemic: urgent and targeted measure to prevent increased case of human trafficking

On the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, Caritas and COATNET urge governments to intensify efforts to stop increased number of exploitation during the pandemic

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Modern slavery: Breaking the silence and indifference, promoting an ethic of concern

Modern slavery: Breaking the silence and indifference, promoting an ethic of concern

Worldwide Caritas agencies to join in a campaign of prayer against human trafficking and to break the silence around this scourge of modern life.

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Caritas and the path of the Amazon Synod

Caritas and the path of the Amazon Synod

Hope has been awoken by the historic Amazon Synod. We reflect on this remarkable moment in the Church and what it means for Caritas and the people we work alongside.

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