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“Alarm bells should be ringing in the corridors of power"

Responding to the release of the latest Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

The Caritas State of the Environment for Oceania Report: Waters of Life, Oceans of Mercy - Releases today

Climate action should prioritise the poor – Caritas Report

Sulawesi Indonesia - Earthquake and Tsunami Update

A very large 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on the 28th September, and also created a tsunami with destructive waves up to 6 mete

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand supporting Philippines in Typhoon Aftermath

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is accepting donations towards a Rapid Response Appeal to support Caritas Philippines

Life in Tonga - The lasting effects of Cyclone Gita

When storms pass over the island of Tongatapu, Tonga there are no areas that are particularly protected, no big hills that might offer shelter from the prevailing wind.

World Indigenous Peoples Day

As Caritas commemorates the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples today, we recognize the challenge we all have

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Tutu ana te puehu - Stirring up the dust