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Latest Caritas Media Releases & News

Caritas remembers founding Director - Manuka Henare

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 00:00

Media Statement 

Caritas provides urgent funding to Fiji in wake of Cyclone Yasa

Image: NASA via Stuff
Friday, December 18, 2020 - 00:00

Caritas stands with the Philippines in the face of Typhoon Goni

NASSA Caritas Philippines
Monday, November 2, 2020 - 14:15

Monday 2 November 2020

Caritas to release annual environmental report with an online webinar

Photo credit: Karen Anaya/Caritas Samoa
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 00:00

Caritas will release its annual State of the Environment for Oceania report, Towards New Horizons, through a global webinar on Friday 2 October.

Enduring principles in a time of challenge and change

Social Justice Week 2020
Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 00:00

Social Justice Week is a time in the Catholic Calendar to consider, reflect and

Caritas helping amidst apocalyptic scenes in Lebanon

Photo credit: Caritas Lebanon ( Caritas Lebanon have installed 2 tents in Sassine square and Mar Mikhael to distribute essential supplies and provide medical aid.
Friday, August 7, 2020 - 00:00

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.

Other media releases

Catholics urged to get involved in climate response

Caritas says recent government announcements on climate recognise the urgency of making deep far-reaching changes across all sectors of New Zealand society, and the need to provide climate finance

‘Severe’ outlook says Caritas in Statement on the Oceania environment

Caritas has shifted the dial to ‘severe’ for four of its five environmental indicators, while climate finance for the poor has remained stubbornly at ‘woefully inadequate’ for seven years.

Caritas welcomes Supreme Court Dismissal on Taranaki seabed mining appeal

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand has welcomed the Supreme Court’s dismissal of Trans-Tasman Resources’ (TTR) appeal on an applic

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