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Monsignor Robert Vitillo, Geneva delegate to the United Nations for Caritas Internationalis, left last Friday for Liberia to assist with strengthening the Caritas response to the Ebola crisis. Monsignor Vitillo has extensive experience with major health crises, having worked on the Church’s HIV and AIDS response...read more
Articles from section "Natural and Human Disasters"
Caritas Internationalis President Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga has warned that the world is facing the greatest humanitarian crisis since the Second World War. Opening a High Level …read more
The Church’s umbrella group of Catholic humanitarian organisations, Caritas Internationalis, is to hold a high level meeting next week to examine the crisis in the Middle East, including …read more
Pope Francis’ four day visit to South Korea which ended Monday could already be bearing fruit in helping to provide justice for victims of one of the country’s worst ferry disasters. …read more
Here is the text of the address Pope Francis gave today before praying the midday Angelus after the Mass he celebrated at World Cup Stadium in South Korea. The Pope gave the address in …read more
The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God announced that on Saturday morning, August 9, Sister Pascaline Chantal died of the ebola virus, according to the Fides agency. Sister Chantal of the …read more