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Canadian Catholic Bishops will celebrate the 150th of Confederation and the 50th of Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace - Caritas Canada

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Development and Peace launches Jubilee book to celebrate 50 years of Solidarity

Jubilee book to celebrate 50 years of Solidarity

With 50 stories from 50 different contributors, Development and Peace’s new book, Jubilee 50 Years of Solidarity, is both an exuberant celebration of the profoundly transformative role that our movement has played in people’s...

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Reactions of Development and Peace – Caritas Canada to the Second Trudeau Budget (2017 Federal Budget)

Last summer, Development and Peace – Caritas Canada participated in the government-led consultations on renewing Canada's international aid policy.

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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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New coalition to strengthen relations with Indigenous peoples

New coalition to strengthen relations with Indigenous peoples
Development and Peace—Caritas is proud to become part of a new coalition, composed of six catholic organizations, whose goal is to foster relations with Indigenous Peoples.
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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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The Jubilee shines under the sun of Ecuador!

December 6, 2016
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer

It was with great pleasure that I received this story from my colleague Normand Comte, Program Officer in the International Programs Department. He just returned from Quito, the capital of Ecuador, where a continental meeting of partners was held...

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Love your neighbour!

October 27, 2016
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer
Courtepointe  dans le diocèse de Trois-Rivières

It was with a lot of pride that I witnessed, on Wednesday October 16, the application of this principle in Ste-Geneviève de Batiscan, in the diocese of Trois-Rivières.

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Life is good in Quebec!

October 27, 2016
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer
Cuisines collectives de Ste-Geneviève

It is with this cry from the heart that Maria Inostroza, a native of Chile, shared the experience of the visit that she and six other women from the Collective Kitchens made to Peru.

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Long live Development and Peace!

August 18, 2016
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Suzanne Slobodian, Jubilee Campaign Coordinating Officer
50th anniversary of Development and Peace

It is with these words that Jean-Denis Lampron, President of the National Council of Development and Peace, kicked off the activities of the 50th anniversary of Development and Peace last Saturday night, August 13th.