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Latest Caritas Media Releases & News

Caritas helping amidst apocalyptic scenes in Lebanon

Photo credit: Caritas Lebanon (facebook.com/CaritasLebanon). Caritas Lebanon have installed 2 tents in Sassine square and Mar Mikhael to distribute essential supplies and provide medical aid.
Friday, August 7, 2020 (All day)

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand announced today that it will provide urgently needed funding for Lebanon amidst apocalyptic scenes from a massive explosion in the port of Beirut yesterday.

Caritas announces winners of 2020 SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition

Thursday, July 23, 2020 (All day)

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand, the Bishops’ agency for justice, peace and development, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition.

Coronavirus and hunger will adversely impact poor children

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 (All day)

Coronavirus and hunger will adversely impact poor children, NZ aid agencies warn

Hands Off the West Bank

A tree in the garden of Gethsemane, where Jesus embraced fear and sadness before the crucifixion.
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 (All day)

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand today called on the government to oppose the planned annexation by Israel of the West Bank, which is due to begin on 1 July. 

Seeing and hearing our migrant brothers and sisters

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 (All day)

Sunday, June 21 marks the Day of Prayer for Refugees and Migrants in New Zealand.

Kaitiaki2Share competition results are announced

Thursday, May 21, 2020 (All day)

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand, the Catholic agency for justice and peace, is proud to announce the winners and finalists of the 2020 Kaitiaki2Share creative competition.

Other media releases

Caritas helping amidst apocalyptic scenes in Lebanon

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand announced today that it will provide urgently needed funding for Lebanon amidst apocalyptic scenes from a massive explosion in the port of Beirut yesterday.

Caritas announces winners of 2020 SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition

Caritas is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition.

Coronavirus and hunger will adversely impact poor children

Caritas joined twelve other New Zealand aid organisations in warning of the impact of coronavirus and hunger on children in low-income countries and encouraging others to help.

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