Articles on this issue "humanitarian action"
Fr. Edmond Dembele, Secretary of the Episcopal Conference of Mali stated that while the situation in the country is gradually improving, the crisis is still not over. Fr. Dembele spoke with …read more
A retreat for the Americas is aiming to remind diocesan aid workers that Christian charity is not the same as mere humanitarian work. The Pontifical Council Cor Unum is sponsoring its first …read more
Caritas is concerned that the delicate situation of refugees in Kenya could worsen to a cholera epidemic. After contested Dec. 27 presidential elections, some 250,000 people fled their homes …read more
Here is a letter from the executive director of Caritas Somalia, Davide Bernocchi, on the situation in the country. During the general audience today, Benedict XVI urged political leaders to …read more
A top U.S. State Department official visited the Vatican and thanked the Church for its humanitarian aid in war-torn Iraq. John Bolton, undersecretary of the U.S. government for arms control …read more