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On hope, fear and journeying to Bangladesh

A blog by Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand's Mark Mitchell on 25 May 2018

Prior to settling at Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, Mrs Akter had a prosperous life in Myanmar where she raised cattle and li

A community of welcome and integration

A blog by Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand's Joanna Viernes on 25 May 2018

In this year’s Message for the World Day of Migrants and Refugees, Pope Francis encourages us to respond to every stra

World Environment Day – “beating plastic pollution”

This year’s World Environment Day is fast approaching. 5 June 2018 will be the UN's most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and local action for the protection of our environment.

Caritas in support of Caritas Jerusalem on the recent escalation of violence in Gaza

For many years, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand has promoted human dignity, peace and development in the Holy Land.

Caritas welcomes Budget direction - but lasting results will be the real test

In welcoming the government’s Budget announcement today, Caritas says it heralds proposed changes that could help families, people on low incomes and the environment.

Kiwi aid worker heads to Bangladesh to help with Rohingya crisis

Caritas Humanitarian Co-ordinator, Mark Mitchell, has just left for Bangladesh to assess the needs of Caritas Bangladesh as they provide aid to individuals and families caught up in the Rohingya re

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