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Drama swirls as Caritas Internationalis delegates prepare to elect new leaders

Members of the General Assembly of Caritas Internationalis have come to Vatican City to elect a new president and general secretary

On eve of Caritas Internationalis’ general assembly, ousted head claims Vatican...

He warned those attending the general assembly “to guard against any ‘political’ drift and thus to remain at the service of the poor, in the spirit of the Gospel”

Church’s care for poor must go beyond survival needs, says Cebu...

“It is not enough that the Anawim are provided aid, relief, food, health care, shelter, and other basic necessities”

Catholics in Indonesia open emergency response centers to help earthquake victims

The social action arm of the Catholic Church across the country has set up stations in parishes, including kitchens and clinics

Catholic Church in Sri Lanka hands over new homes to families...

"It is a very happy time," said Dharshani Weerapathran, a Tamil beneficiary, during the hand-over event attended by Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith of Colombo

Church offers ‘cooling centers’ to help poor beat heat as temperatures...

Heatwave mortality in India has increased by more than 60 percent since 1980, according to the country's Ministry of Earth Sciences

Caritas’ program in India’s northeastern region helps farmers battle impact of...

Caritas' program in India’s northeastern states focuses on income generation activities that strengthen agriculture and empower communities

Caritas calls for waiver of trade-related COVID-19 vaccine property rights

Caritas said it is “a basic right for every person to have access to healthcare in all circumstances, especially during pandemics”

Bangladesh Catholics reminded of service, love during ‘Caritas Day’ observance

"God created us to love people,” said the bishop of Rajshahi, adding that “true love” is when one cares and loves “those who are neglected"

Caritas in Vietnam diocese opens mobile store for poor

The Diocese of Hải Phỏng opened a mobile store to provide for the needs of the poor who have been most affected by the pandemic

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