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Share the Journey, one step at a time!

April 15, 2019
Share the Journey walk

This fall, we launched the Share the Journey campaign and invited Canadians to walk in solidarity with the 68.5 million forced migrants around the world. Many of you answered the call and our collective actions are adding up!

An opportunity to take action for the love of Creation

Join our campaign and contact your MP to reiterate the importance of building back better here in Canada and in the Global South.

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An advent of hope: The story of Victoria Filibus

November 29, 2020
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Minaz Kerawala, Communications and Public Relations Advisor

The first of our Advent stories is about how solidarity from a continent away restored hope to the life of one displaced but not defeated woman in Nigeria.

The coronavirus pandemic: a plague for global food security

As we mark World Food Day, we join many organizations helping the world's poor in reiterating the call for global solidarity to help the most vulnerable populations recover from the COVID-19 crisis.

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What Canadians’ solidarity means to the defenders of the Amazon

The For our Common Home campaign culminates with a webinar featuring Indigenous testimonies, solidarity, inspiration and plans for powerful advocacy.

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Communities in the Philippines resilient to COVID-19 impacts thanks to Typhoon Haiyan response

Benilda "Kap Bening" Madronero proudly shows off her richly verdant rice paddy in the municipality of Carigara on the island of Leyte in the Philippines.

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”Amazonize Yourself”: Church in Brazil Launches Amazon Awareness Campaign

Development and Peace – Caritas Canada welcomes the new "Amazoniza-te" campaign launched by the Episcopal Commission for the Amazon of the National Conference of Bishops of Brazil (CNBB) in partnership with other ecclesial and civil society organisations to sensitize the Brazilian and international public opinion about the dangers threatening life in the Amazon, its territories and p

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The Amazon faces humanitarian and environmental tragedy because of the pandemic

South American Church leaders call for “urgent and unified action to avoid a humanitarian and environmental tragedy” in the Amazon.

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Laudato Si’ 101: making the encyclical accessible

To mark the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si’, Development and Peace offered a webinar to introduce people to the abiding relevance of its message.

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Five ways of living Laudato Si’ during the pandemic

May 20, 2020
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Luke Stocking

On the fifth anniversary of the landmark encyclical, Development and Peace’s deputy director of animation for Atlantic and Central Canada offers everyday ideas for living its precepts.