Communities in Africa, Asia and Latin America are experiencing conflict, pollution, forced displacements and other negative impacts from the presence of Canadian mines. Canada needs an ombudsman for responsible mining.
Family farmers are the stewards of the world’s seeds, and we need to take action to support their rights in the face of the growing threat of corporate control of seeds.
Join the movement
Development and Peace is a democratic international solidarity movement that depends on the commitment of thousands of Canadians determined to support our partners in their struggle for justice in the Global South.
Join a JUST YOUTH Group
With hundreds of youth and student groups across the country and a network of elected Youth Representatives, Development and Peace presents a dynamic way for youth to live out their faith.
In Catholic Schools
Development and Peace would like to engage a new generation of Catholics in the Catholic Social Teachings of the Church by raising the awareness of students on social injustices occurring in the world and how as Catholics they can contribute to creating a just world.
Development and Peace links its support for people in the Global South to action in Canada to bring about positive and lasting change in the structures, systems and policies that perpetuate impoverishment and injustice.