Caritas reports widespread hunger and thirst across the Pacific
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 22:15
Cases of children having to eat cassava roots softened with paracetamol and people dying from lack of food and clean water are among the examples of widespread hunger and thirst across the Pacific that are detailed in the latest Caritas State of t
Communities urged to ‘stand up for what’s right’ on migrant worker exploitation
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 (All day)
In response to ongoing accounts of the unfair treatment of migrant workers in New Zealand, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is calling for communities to ‘stand up for what’s right’ and support this vulnerable group to get help in a report to be relea
Bishop of Auckland to highlight social justice week with own migration story
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 10:30
At a time when the number of international migrants is growing faster than the world’s population (according to the UN), the theme of migration for the New Zealand Catholic Bishops’ annual Social Justice Week is very pertinent.
Exciting opportunities for Catholic volunteers in the Pacific
Monday, July 11, 2016 - 13:30
From carpenters rebuilding schools in Solomon Islands to nurses helping manage community clinics in Tonga, Catholic volunteers have been making an important contribution to development projects around the Pacific for decades.