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Redefining living together at the heart of Cambodia

July 31, 2017
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Alice Gaudreau, intern with the QSF group in Cambodia

Eight young people from Quebec are currently completing an introduction to international solidarity internship in Cambodia as part of the Québec sans frontières (Quebec without borders, or QSF) program.

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Sunday, the day of the fair

July 27, 2017
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Interns of the QSF group in Bolivia

Eight young people from Quebec are currently completing an introduction to international solidarity internship in Bolivia as part of the Québec sans frontières (Quebec without borders, or QSF) program.

Commemorative Mass for Benoît Roberge, Diocese of Nicolet

June 28, 2017
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Micheline St-Arneault, Diocesan Council of Nicolet
Commemorative Mass Photo

On June 18, after a day of meetings in Montreal, members of the National Council drove to Drummondville to attend a Eucharistic Celebration at St-Frédéric Basilica, led by Most Reverend Terrence Prendergast, Archbishop of Ottawa...

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A fun idea for your summer vacation

May 30, 2017
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer

Summer is just around the corner and for those of you haven’t yet planned your vacation, we thought we would share a suggestion in the context of Development and Peace’s Jubilee celebrations this year: why not do a pilgrimage to celebrate?

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Celebrating 50 Years of Development and Peace

April 5, 2017
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Micheline Savoie, 50th Anniversary Committee

Eucharistic celebration followed by a fraternal encounter with a light snack took place on March 18, 2017, to mark 50 years of Development and Peace’s presence in the Diocese of Montreal.

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How sweet it is!

March 17, 2017
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer

Although Mother Nature was not really on our side on this cold Saturday of March 11th, those who were willing to brave the raging Siberian weather to make it out to our urban sugar shack held near Development and Peace...

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Everything is connected: Together, we can save our Common Home

March 17, 2017
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer

“Everything is connected” was the central theme of two events organized as part of the celebrations of the Jubilee Year, held at the Centre St-Pierre in Montreal: a public forum on Thursday, March 9th...

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50th Anniversary Festivities in the Diocese of Saint-Jean Longueuil

February 2, 2017
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer

I wasn’t able to attend the beautiful celebration on January 21st where the quilt patch of the diocese of Saint-Jean Longueuil was unveiled, so I asked my fundraising colleague, François Gschwind, to say a few words about it.

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Development and Peace expresses its solidarity with the families of the shooting victims in Quebec

February 2, 2017
Development and Peace expresses profound condolences to Muslim community

It is with compassion that we at Development and Peace – Caritas Canada add our prayers to the many sentiments of love and peace being expressed for the families of the victims in the Quebec shootings.

National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples

December 12, 2016
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Janelle Delorme, Red River Métis (Manitoba), regional animator for Manitoba

For the past two years, after having followed a training course with KAIROS — of which Development and Peace – Caritas Canada is a member — I have the honour and privilege of being able to facilitate “the Blanket Exercise”

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