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December 19, 2019

Climate change negotiations at the Madrid summit were marred by lack of ambition from leaders of developed countries.

October 17, 2019

Development and Peace — Caritas Canada has joined over 170 Canadian...

Federal Election Guide 2019
October 11, 2019

Development and Peace — Caritas Canada invites you to participate actively in Canada’s democratic life by meeting the candidates in your riding and by...

September 25, 2019

Momentum is building around the world of people calling for climate justice. In cities and towns, among the young and old, in the Global...

Will the new ombudsperson be a voice for justice
September 24, 2019

After a decade of mobilizing for the creation of the Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise (CORE), and  waiting another 15 months for the position to be filled...

June 18, 2019

Development and Peace – Caritas Canada welcomes the appointment of Jacqueline O’Neill on Wednesday, June 12, as Canada’s first Ambassador for Women, Peace and Security. 

May 17, 2019

Our members and partners around the world have been mobilizing for an independent human rights ombudsperson in solidarity with communities...

April 17, 2019

On April 17, the International Day of Peasant Struggles, it seems important to emphasize that the demand for social justice also means...

April 10, 2019

With deep sadness, Development and Peace-Caritas Canada received...

The negative benefits of mining for women in Sierra Leone
January 9, 2019

Sierra Leone is a resource-rich country with significant deposits of iron ore, diamonds, bauxite, rutile and gold. The mineral resources are contributing about 24% to the country's GDP...